TranslationCraft Services

Portuguese-to-English translations in social and environmental sustainability

Translating services

If you need texts translated from Portuguese into English, TranslationCraft Services can help. I am passionate about my specialties: social and environmental sustainability issues. I also care deeply about language … Continue reading

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About

My name is Catherine V. Howard, independent translator and sole proprietor of TranslationCraft Services. I offer the highest caliber translations from Portuguese into English in the fields of environmental issues, … Continue reading

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Environmental issues

One of my specialties that clients most often request is the translation of environmental research, especially about Brazilian ecosystems.  While living in the Amazon for several years, I saw first-hand … Continue reading

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Social research

When social research texts are translated from Portuguese into English, it is crucial to get the terminology, writing style, and linguistic nuances right.  Clients benefit not only from my long … Continue reading

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Sustainability

Environmental and social issues come together in the emerging field of sustainability.  In 1987, the United Nations defined sustainable development as “development that meets the needs of the present without … Continue reading

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Literary translations

Because Portuguese is less commonly learned as a second languages, international audiences often miss out on the fabulously rich literary traditions of Brazil.  To bring Brazilian creative writing to a … Continue reading

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Work samples

Before you ask someone to translate a text for you, make sure you see examples of their prior work. This will give you a good sense of their expertise not … Continue reading

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Contact

If you’d like to discuss translations or related topics, whether as a client, agency, fellow translator or interpreter, or visitor, feel free to drop me a line using the form … Continue reading

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Em português

Se quiser conversar sobre traduções ou assuntos parecidos, sendo cliente, agência, outro tradutor ou intérprete, ou visitante, sinta-se à vontade de enviá-me uma mensagem através do formulário abaixo ou por … Continue reading

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