Community interpreting services Lower Saxony - Setting up regional capacity for community interpreting


The project aims at building a lasting, sustainable and state-wide infrastructure for qualification, agency, supervision and quality management, as well as telephone interpreting. Based on a literature review and expert interviews a working definition and specific contents for qualifying community interpreters standardized trainings are designed and conducted.

Funding period

Begin:   January 2018
End:   March 2019


  • Lower Saxony Ministry of Social Affairs, Health and Equal Opportunities


Dr. phil. Tilman Brand

Project management (national)

Ethno-Medizinisches Zentrum, Hannover, Deutschland


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