United Nations Foundation Partners with Global Language Solutions

Washington, D.C.

September 19, 2013


Megan Rabbitt

The United Nations Foundation today announced a new partnership with Global Language Solutions (GLS) to expand the Foundation’s global reach and enhance communication with the international community.

GLS is a professional translation services company that delivers solutions in over 100 languages, including all major Asian, Eastern and Western European languages, to help its partners and clients better reach diverse multicultural and international audiences. In addition to the UN Foundation, the organization works with leaders in the government, financial, legal, life sciences, healthcare, manufacturing, and technology industries.

“With translation of our digital content into each of the official languages of the United Nations, Global Language Solutions is helping the Foundation advance our goal of tackling the world’s most pressing challenges,” said Aaron Sherinian, Vice President of Communications and Public Relations, UN Foundation. “Our partnership with GLS will help ensure that we provide effective communication to and culturally authentic interactions with our international networks and counterparts.”

The UN Foundation received in-kind web and documents translations from GLS and will have the opportunity to utilize the quality services Global Language Solutions has to offer to not only to engage more deeply with its current international networks but to expand its engagement with new networks that support and desire to contribute to the important initiatives of the UN Foundation.

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About The United Nations Foundation

The United Nations Foundation builds public-private partnerships to address the world’s most pressing problems, and broadens support for the United Nations through advocacy and public outreach. Through innovative campaigns and initiatives, the Foundation connects people, ideas, and resources to help the UN solve global problems. The Foundation was created in 1998 as a U.S. public charity by entrepreneur and philanthropist Ted Turner and now is supported by global corporations, foundations, governments, and individuals. For more information, visit www.unfoundation.org.

About Global Language Solutions

Global Language Solutions (GLS) is a full-service ISO 9001:2008 and EN 15038:2006 certified translation and interpreting firm specializing in over 100 languages. GLS provides culturally and linguistically accurate document translations, website localization, multilingual typesetting/graphic design, cultural and linguistic validation, conference interpreting, voice-overs, and more. The company’s clients include leaders in the financial, legal, life sciences, healthcare, manufacturing, and technology industries. GLS is a WBENC-certified Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE). For more information, visit www.globallanguages.com. Follow GLS on twitter at http://www.twitter.com/OneStopGlobal.

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