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WASLI REGIONAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR AFRICA WASLI is pleased to welcome Jack Owiti from Kenya to the WASLI Board as our temporary Regional Representative for Africa. For personal reasons Mr Philemon Akach is not able to continue his duties, but he remains the official representative until WASLI 2011. Mr Owiti has kindly agreed to take on this work and the WASLI Executive Board would like to welcome him on board.
From Jack Owiti: I would like to express my aspirations for serving as the WASLI Africa Representative. I will use my skills, experiences and knowledge to improve the status of interpreter training, interpreter association establishment and strengthening across the continent.
I am willing to learn WASLI's vision for the Africa region, internalise the strategies recommended by WASLI board in reaching the objectives for the growth of the profession in Africa. I am aware that the position is voluntary and does not have any financial remuneration for the work done. I am willing …