Story: Translation and interpreting – te whakamāori ā-tuhi, ā-waha hoki

Translator–interpreter licence, 2004 (1st of 2)

Translator–interpreter licence, 2004

This dual licence, granting official recognition as a kaiwhakamāori-a-tuhi (translator) and kaiwhakamāori-a-waha (interpreter) was issued to Basil Keane in 2004. Keane later became the Māori editor of Te Ara the Encyclopedia of New Zealand. Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori (the Māori Language Commission) issues the licences and maintains a register of licensed translator–interpreters.

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Mark Derby, 'Translation and interpreting – te whakamāori ā-tuhi, ā-waha hoki - Translation into the 2000s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/45251/translator-interpreter-licence-2004 (accessed 24 November 2017)

Story by Mark Derby, published 22 Oct 2014