Our Struggle in the Media

The following press articles and media pieces cover the struggle of the Conference Interpreting Agents of the European Union for emergency support to counter the disruption to our work caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Links open in a new window. The opinions expressed are those of the journalist(s) signing the article and the publisher.

Διερμηνείς της Ε.Ε. χωρίς κανένα εισόδημα 5 Jun 2020 - Greek

Καθημερινή: Διερμηνείς της Ε.Ε. χωρίς κανένα εισόδημα

Ενας από τους 1.200 ανεξάρτητους (freelance) διερμηνείς που καλύπτουν το 50%-60% των εργασιών των οργάνων της Ε.Ε., με συμβάσεις προσωρινής εργασίας. Πρόκειται για την κατηγορία εργαζομένων που κάνουν την Ευρώπη «να κινείται», εξασφαλίζοντας την πολυγλωσσία της....

Contract Interpreters ‘Puzzled’ and ‘Hurt’ by EU Offer 5 Jun 2020 - English

Slator: Contract Interpreters ‘Puzzled’ and ‘Hurt’ by EU Offer

From the time Covid-19 was first confirmed to have reached two European Union institutions (i.e., the Defense Agency and the Council) in early March 2020, the EU stepped up teleworking. By month’s end, nearly 100% of those working at EU institutions were doing so remotely...