Community Recognition Program

Hi community!
May I also ask for a reference letter? :innocent:
Thank you all for your great work and for letting me be part of it. I have learnt a lot since joining TWB :smiley:
Happy translating!

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Hi @Claudia thanks for reaching out!

I would be more than happy to put together a reference letter for you! :blush:
The letter will include your word count, the date you joined TWB and the NGOs partners you’ve contributed to; I will send it to you within a week, does it sound good to you?

Thank you Claudia for your truly amazing support :star_struck:

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Hi @Silvia_Mauri!

That´s perfect por me! Could it also state the QA Analysis and Lexiqa tasks I have completed?

Thank you so much! Have a great day :smile:

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Hi @Claudia yes, that’s absolutely possible :wink:

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Hello lovely admins :blush: I’d like to request a reference letter! Thank you in advance :partying_face:
@Silvia_Mauri / @JoannaW

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Hi @ambra,
A fellow volunteer has just asked me about certifications and I sent him/her the link to this thread. Cuold you confirm that there are changes to this program? So many thanks in advance. L

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Hi Laura, yes absolutely, it will be ready next Tuesday if that’s ok :slight_smile:

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Hello! The program hasn’t changed so far, so we still provide reference letters and recognition on public platform. Is this what you meant? Thank you for helping your fellow volunteer!

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Perfect, thank you so much! :heart_eyes: :penguin:

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Hi @ambra,
I meant about the “be featured” opportunity when you reach 100,000 donated words. Any change about it?
L

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Hi, thanks for clarifying. No, no changes about that. And 100,000 words is just indicative, there’s flexibility with that threshold.

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Hi @ambra! Would it be possible to mention that I am verified for the French > English language pair? Thank you so much and Merry Christmas / Happy Hannukah / Happy Holidays!

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Hi Laura, absolutely, we always include that info in the reference letter when applicable :slight_smile:

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Yeah I have already taken the test and get tasks thanks a lot
But I wanna ask you Is there a certificate or anything can prove that I have translation experience at this website or not?

Hi @nada.nasser9500, thanks for your message :slight_smile:

I moved it here under this thread as I believe you’ll find it useful! Above in this thread, you can learn more about our recognition programs :medal_sports:

Thanks for your support, Nada! Do let us know if you have any questions :blush:

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Hello dear Transwibers :yum:!
Wow! :sweat_smile:
Either I didn’t understand :thinking: or… Anyway, I’d like to know what reference requires a minimum of 1, 000 words, I think, @ambra made mention of in a recent post.
Also, can someone tell me what minimum of words he/she would advise me to reach before requesting a reference letter and what purpose for?

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Good afternoon, @lelimier128 :sun_with_face:

You are eligible for a reference letter request if you have contributed a minimum of 20,000 words to TWB. (You can read a bit more about the Kató Translators Recognition Program here.) The purpose of a reference letter is to recognize your work and skills. It is useful when you apply to jobs, for example.

1,000 words is the minimum contribution to ask for a written confirmation that you volunteered with TWB, as our kind Ambra explained above:

I hope this helps. :wink:

Have a great day, Asaph. :hibiscus: :leaves:

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It’s more clear to my mind.

Thanks a bunch for your explanation!

Have a great day too, Andreia. :grin:

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If I translate 20.000 words then ask for a reference letter and get it, will you give me another one in case I translate more and ask for an updated one?

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Hello Lamine,

as far as I know, yes, you can ask for more reference letters if you need updated ones, although it may take some time.

You can send a request at: translators@translatorswithoutborders.org

Source: Announcing Translators without Borders' Kató Translators Recognition Program - Translators without Borders

I hope you’re having a great day!

Sifat

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