The European Ombudsman, Emily O’Reilly, has launched a public consultation on the use of languages in the EU institutions, bodies, offices and agencies. The purpose is to find out how the EU can best communicate with the public in a way that promotes linguistic diversity while taking into account administrative and budgetary constraints.

17/08/2018

On 6 July 2018, the Head of the Translation Department, Thierry Fontenelle, visited the European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA), which is located in Lisbon.

On 5 July 2018, the Head of the Translation Department, Thierry Fontenelle, visited the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA), which is located in Lisbon.
 

The Translation Centre attended the 2018 International Annual Meeting on Language Arrangements, Documentation and Publication (IAMLADP). It was hosted by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), a UN Agency, in Montreal from 26 to 28 June 2018. The event brought together over 110 participants from around 50 different international organisations.

The European Border and Coast Guard Agency (Frontex) has created a photo exhibition about the work of the EU Agencies. Frontex, as current coordinator of the EU Agencies’ Network, took this initiative under the 2018 work programme of the Heads of Communication and Information Network (HCIN).

29/06/2018

On 7-9 May 2018, representatives from the Translation Centre attended the International Annual Meeting on Computer-Assisted Translation and Terminology (JIAMCATT) hosted by the United Nations Office in Geneva, Switzerland.