Announcement available until 28 June 2020
Announcement available until 28 June 2020
An Open Letter to the Secretary General of the UN, seeking his support for a Resolution urging all countries to protect translators and interpreters in conflict areas.
Agreement between the United Nations Common System Chief Executives Board for Coordination and the Association internationale des interprètes de conférence regulating the conditions of employment
A webcast ceremony in NY to commemorate colleagues, including the interpreters who lost their lives on flight ET 302
Version adopted by the World Sectoral Meeting the 7th of April 2018
Relevant documents are now available for download and online registration is open.
With the end of negotiations in sight, it’s time to consider the best place and time to hold a world sectoral.
Parties agree to extend current agreement until the end of the year or until a new agreement is signed.
The United Nations General Assembly lauds the work of translators, interpreters and terminologists, while stressing crucial role of multilingualism.
An exhibition on the origins of simultaneous interpretation organized by AIIC and the UN (New York).
Candidates passing the exam will be placed on a roster from which present and future vacancies for English-language Interpreters will be filled.
First contract at the OPCW - The Hague Netherlands : Practical information
Test scheduled to take place on 28 February/1 March 2017 at various locations. Application period closes 18 December 2016.
In-house training and preparation for the UN language competitive examination available to interpreters with native English and excellent passive knowledge of French and Russian.
Four years after getting her degree, Anyuli became a UN staff interpreter. In this interview with Michelle Hof she talks about getting started and the value of professionalism.
Agreement between the United Nations Common System/Chief Executives Board for Coordination and the Association Internationale des Interprètes de Conférence, regulating the Conditions of Employment
AIIC-UN Agreement rates (last update: July 2017)
Test to be held 28 June 2016 entirely online. Application period closes 14 April 2016.
Test to be held 8-9 June 2016 at various locations. Application period closes on 7 April.
All interpreters must remain vigilant and united to ensure compliance with the AIIC-UN Agreement
The AIIC-UN Negotiating Delegation reports (Dec. 2014)
Representatives met in Geneva to formally sign agreement that will run through 30 June 2017.
Problems facing young interpreters in the UN sector examined in brainstorming session.
UN - Resolution from the Italy sub-sector, 5 December 2013
UN Negotiating Delegation meeting, 9 November 2013, Rome
Statement by AIIC representatives in the UN on the occasion of human rights day
NU - Compte-rendu de la sous-sectorielle France, Paris, 8 et 19 novembre 2013
Issues affecting collective agreements would be up for discussion in special meetings requested for early 2014.
Unilateral decision to suspend Staff Management Committee undermines negotiating rights at international body.
Employee relations suffer as representation downgraded to consultation status and rule changes imposed.
As the holiday season fades into fond memory, the ND thought it would be a good idea to update you on what is happening in the sector.
A specialized agency of the United Nations working to achieve food security for all - to make sure people have regular access to enough high-quality food to lead active, healthy lives.
Compliance and other matters of import were up for discussion when the AIIC group in charge of ensuring correct implementation of the agreement governing employment of freelancer interpreters in the U
Colleagues have been wondering why the new UN Agreement has not been posted on the website. We felt we should not do so until the parties had signed it. (2012)
Founded in 1945 after the Second World War by 51 countries, committed to maintaining international peace and security.
VEGA es una red mundial de intérpretes de conferencia profesionales, que son todos ellos socios de AIIC, dedicada a ayudar a los intérpretes principiantes y a los aspirantes a intérprete a desarrollar su carrera.
The Negotiating Delegation is in the process of reviewing the text of the preliminary draft Agreement. The full text of the new draft Agreement will be published on the Extranet as soon as it becomes
UN - important - new agreement concluded (Dec. 2011)
UN - Joint Statement of Solidarity to the AIIC Negotiating Delegation from the 4 United Nations HQs
At the heart of Western Europe, at the foot of the Alps and the Jura mountains, Geneva has been a multicultural city and a major international crossroads for diplomatic and humanitarian affairs since the XIX Century, when the International Committee of the Red Cross was founded.
The United Nations world sectoral meeting held in Geneva on 16 April 2005, approved ( 252 in favour, 124 against, 10 abstentions, with a total number of 396 persons present and represented
Jesús Baigorri's book is a timely reminder of the role played by interpreters in the history of The United Nations, and the impulse these pioneers gave to making conference interpreting into a veritab
Place: UN Headquarters in New York Date & Time: 4 May from 13:15 to 14:45
Made as part of the UN 50th Anniversary Oral History Project, the film follows the interpreting profession from the League of Nations through to the 1990s.
Linda Polman examines UN missions in Somalia, Haiti, and Rwanda, and the political action behind UN resolutions.
The Negotiating Delegation for the United Nations System would like to draw colleagues’attention to a little-known provision in the United Nations AIIC-CCAQ Agreement (2000-2005)
Learn about the When Actually Employed contract: What is it? What are the advantages, if any? And, what are the issues its implementation raises in relation to the AIIC/UN Agreement?
In November 2001, Montreal was the scene of a whole series of meetings, discussions, memos and negotiations between interpreters and members of UNEP and the Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) in order to force respect for the provisions of the AIIC-UNS Agreement.
9 May 2000 -- The CCAQ has officially confirmed on Monday 8 May the offer it submitted orally to the AIIC Delegation on 18 April, during the negotiations. Here are the main elements
Talks were held between the AIIC negotiating delegation and representatives of UN organisations at Palais des Nations, Geneva, on 17 and 18 April.