Episode 78

Published on:

3rd Apr 2024

Report writing and translation

On the podcast this week we delve into the world of report writing and translation. We speak to experienced health journalist Priya Joi who has written global reports for the World Health Organisation, United Nations and Global Vaccine Alliance, and freelance journalist Judith Zerdin who also works as a Spanish/French to English translator. We discover how to use transferable skills to get freelance work in these two fascinating fields.


Priya Joi https://www.instagram.com/priya.joi/ https://www.priyajoi.com/

The Art of Freelance newsletter https://priyajoi.substack.com/

Forthcoming book Motherland https://www.penguin.co.uk/authors/291691/priya-joi

Judith Zerdin https://www.linkedin.com/in/judithzerdin


Time Management podcast https://freelancing-for-journalists.captivate.fm/episode/time-management

Institute of Translation and Interpreting https://www.iti.org.uk/membership/individual-membership-categories/associate-membership.html


Linda Geddes, From lab to plate https://www.theguardian.com/food/2024/feb/25/from-lab-to-plate-six-course-menu-featuring-no-kill-dim-sum-steak-frites

Ariane Sherine, Why I legally changed my name five times https://arianesherine.substack.com/p/why-i-legally-changed-my-name-five

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