Deaf Interpreters

Deaf Interpreter Advisor Nigel Howard Plenary Presentation CIT 2014

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Separate Deaf Interpreter Associations or Inclusive and Collaborative Interpreting Associations for All?
WASLI’s Position Español

WASLI supports Deaf people being able to train and work as interpreters. The welcome in International Sign is by Juan Carlos Druetta, a Deaf Interpreter from Argentina.

The World Federation of the Deaf have a policy that Deaf Interpreters are part of the team that provide the International Sign service at the WFD Congress. There are many Deaf people who work as interpreters in a range of settings.

This page brings you information from different countries about what is happening with Deaf Interpreters

RID – Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf

Deaf Interpreter Institute

Standard Practice of a Deaf Interpreter
RID Standard Practice Paper CDI

England, Wales & Northern Ireland 
ASLI – Association of Sign Language Interpreters for England, Wales & Northern Ireland

Monografia Ricardo Boaretto FINAL


Deaf Interpreters Network

Relevant References

Certified Deaf Interpreters- Facebook

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Deaf Interpreter Conference

Deaf Interpreters by Patrick Boudreault

Deaf Interpreters by Judith Collins & John Walker
See – What is a Deaf Interpreter? WASLI Conference 2005

C, Stone (2007). Deaf Translators/Interpreters rendering process – the translation of oral languages.
The Sign Language Translator and Interpreter, 1(1), 53-72

If you would like to submit your information or a link or reference for inclusion on this page, then please contact the WASLI Secretary here