1945, the United Nations is comprised of 191 countries
committed to the preservation of peace through international
cooperation and collective security. As members of the world
meet one another to discuss international policies, and
conflict resolutions, language has become crucial commodity
in today's globalized society.
Mr. Hung Jung Lee
will share his experiences as an all-purpose translator for
the United Nations' Translation Division, and discuss the challenges faced by those in his profession, as monumental decisions become lost and found in translation.