This is a brief example of where interpreters work:
EU institutions and international organisations
Here is an example of interpreters working for the European parliament
This clip introduces the work of interpreters employed by the European Commission.
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS: These fragments were extracted from the “Interpreting for Europe: 1957-2007” DVD produced by the EU Directorate General for Interpretation. The National Network for Interpreting is grateful to DGI for giving permission to reproduce parts of the material.
Public and community services
Public Service Interpreting (PSI) – an employer’s view
Public Service Interpreting (PSI) – an interpreter’s view
Public Service Interpreting (PSI) – a user’s view
Government and private sector
Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO)