200801007 kiva peer review updated 20091008 [compatibility mode]

242 views

Published on

0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
242
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
2
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
1
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

200801007 kiva peer review updated 20091008 [compatibility mode]

  1. 1. Change Lives: Peer ReviewersWhat is the Kiva Peer Review Program?One of the New York Times Magazine’s “Top Ideas of 2006,” Kiva.org is the worlds first person-to-personmicro-lending website, empowering individuals to lend directly to an entrepreneur in the developing world.The Kiva Peer Review Program offers the opportunity to use your professional translation skills toalleviate poverty, contribute to the Kiva Translation Program with a flexible timeframe, and mentor KivaTranslators.Volunteering from your own home, you will work with a small group of Kiva volunteer translators to helpthem build their translation skills and quality level. You will have access to posted translations and will begiven a framework for providing feedback to them at your convenience. This program is designed forprofessional translators with variable schedules, so that you can participate during your down time.What languages are needed? What are the requirements? • French • Professional translation experience • Portuguese • Desire to mentor new translators on a flexible schedule • Russian • Ability to commit 5 - 6 hours per • Spanish month to volunteering for six months • Possible future needs: Arabic and Tagalog • Comfortable with new technology Please submit your resume and hours available Supported by: per month to reviewteam@kiva.org. Apply Today : For more information on Kiva, visit www.kiva.org. “Kiva .org’s volunteer translators play crucial roles in changing people’s lives — not only on the personal level, but also on the community and national levels”

×