The terminology of international development is constantly evolving as new socioeconomic concepts emerge. Whether you need a highly technical document translated or an accredited interpreter for a global health conference, we can help.

Language Connections knows that organizations working to solve global problems need a linguistic partner who offers range, responsiveness, cultural sensitivity and technical expertise. We provide full multilingual support for government agencies, non-profit organizations, and NGOs worldwide working to improve global socioeconomic conditions.
Our clients include such organizations as FHI 360 (improving global health and education standards), USAID (improving living conditions across the globe), CRDF Global (promoting international scientific collaboration), and many other organizations dedicated to addressing global issues. We know that the stakes are high in the world of national security, international development and global business.

Translation and Interpreting Services for International Development Organizations

We offer expert translation, localization and internationalization services as well as interpreting for:

Public awareness and education
Conference interpreting
On-site and telephonic interpreting
Official and legal document translation
International conferences, presentations and meetings

Website translation services
Company marketing
Language training and consulting
Multimedia transcription and voiceovers

Quality Assurance

 Language Connections is committed to quality and conforms to all industry standards, including ISO 9001, LISA standards, ASTM (Subcommittee F15.48). Our Quality Assurance Process is designed to ensure that each translation is verified by three separate expert resources: Translator, Editor and Proofreader. Every project is matched with linguists that have in-depth knowledge of the relevant subject matter.

Our International Development Translators

Language Connections employs over 4,000 highly skilled linguists who are proficient in more than 100 languages and hold advanced degrees in the areas of their expertise. We employ state-of-the-art software to deliver complex translation projects on time and below budget. We use Quark, InDesign and Dreamweaver in our daily operations, as well as specialized translation software such as Trados, SDLX, and Wordfast. Our Translation Memory software guarantees the most cost-effective set of multilingual services available anywhere.

Our International Development Interpreters

Language Connections works with interpreters who are fully certified and trained, and are able to communicate swiftly but precisely in relating the exact message. With over 20 years of experience in interpreting we offer the following services in the International Development industry:

  • Language Connections provides superior service in a timely manner. We enjoy very much working with them, we will contact them again in the future.

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    Livia Lungulescu
    Associate Attorney,Romanovsky Law Offices
  • The team at Language Connections was eager to help, enthusiastically found solutions to problems that arose, and completed the project with surprisingly fast turnaround…

    Laura Brown
    World Ambassadors Inc.
  • Cost-effective, on-time, and reliable…

    Diane McClelland
    Marketing Communications Director, Telkonet, Inc.
  • Language Connections enabled us to really connect with our new clients through translation and publishing of contracts, brochures, and other materials, as well as interpreting during negotiations.

    Global Finance Group
    B. Gleiser
    President, Global Financial Group, Inc.
  • We were impressed by the quality of their work…

    Management Sciences for Health
    Mayssa el Khazen
    Management Sciences for Health
  • High level of responsiveness and quality…

    Harvard Kennedy School of Government
    Mishkat Al Moumin, Ph.D.
    Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University
  • The Idaho Office for Refugees relies on Language Connections for all our translations…

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    Patty Haller
    Idaho Office for Refugees
  • Job well done on behalf of the U.S. Government…

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    Louis J. Freeh
    U.S. Department of Justice
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