Wednesday, 19th March 2014
There was a meeting between TS Cambodia Team and the Representatives from the United Nations Assistance for Khmer Rouge Trials (UNAKRT) on Wednesday, 19th March 2014 at TS Cambodia Office. UNAKRT Team led by Mr Charles Zama, Coordinator of Interpretation and Translation Unit and the Court Management Section while TS Cambodia led by Mr Wanna Net, Managing Director of TS Cambodia. As expressed by Mr. Charles Zama in his email that the purpose of the meeting is “not only to get to know you all in person, but also to express my appreciation for your excellent work for the benefit of the Court”. The meeting was also intended to update on a new translation guidelines by the UNAKRT. It was a very fruitful meeting as recognized by both parties.
It is important to note that TS Cambodia has been contracted by the UNAKRT since late 2010 to provide document translation services from Khmer into English. It should be emphasized that there two contracts, Khmer=>English and English=>Khmer, were awarded to TS Cambodia in 2010. Additionally, TS Cambodia also contracted to provide the transcription services for ECCC weekly radio program as well as document translation from Vietnamese to English.