New NAATI certification scheme

At the end of this year, NAATI (the National Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters) will change its qualifications from accreditations to certifications.

Basically, the standard professional benchmark for translators in Australia has been a NAATI accreditation, a requirement for all translations submitted to Australian authorities.

From January 2018, this will change to a certification. There will still be the same examinations (for the most part), with the same high standard required to pass in order to practice. So what's the difference?

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Lauren Broom
0m: sign as promise - Paul-Armand Gette

'On the beach at Bray-Dunes in 1986, a young woman with her back to us looking out onto the sea holds a 0m. sign at head height, adding to the effect created by drawing the eye to the horizon line. The standing model - point zero - plays the game of the presumed beginning of the landscape. From afar, the artist considers that the landscape “ends, like a carpet that our gaze unfurls before our feet”.'

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Lauren Broom
Counteracting the Global Hegemony of the Financial System: a Strategic Review

"To define a new foreign policy, adapted to the contemporary left’s fight against the financial sector, it is helpful to apply a Gramscian approach to the events which are shaking the socio-economic sovereignty of Europe. It’s a question of disrupting the current hegemonic superiority of the financial system over the economic and military system in order to overcome the new class relations which are pushing us back to the 19th century."

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Lauren Broom