Publication details [#13728]

Diriker, Ebru and Şehnaz Tahir Gürçağlar. 2004. Türkiye'de Toplum Çevirmenliği [Community interpreting in Turkey]. Çeviribilim ve Uygulamalari Dergisi 14 : 73–92.
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The paper offers a description of the legal framework regulating community interpreting in Turkey and also explores the provision of interpreting services rendered in various settings such as courts, hospitals and asylum interviews. The study reveals that there are a number of laws regulating community interpreting, however practicing community interpreters lack the necessary professional experience and educational background. The paper proposes the establishment of an institutional framework for the training and accreditation of community interpreters.
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