Garden City, ID, USA, – 20 February 2023 – Translators without Borders (TWB), part of CLEAR Global, is proud to announce that The RWS Foundation[a], a unique, world-leading provider of technology-enabled language, content and intellectual property services, has been named Sapphire Sponsor for 2023.
As Sapphire sponsor of CLEAR Global, RWS will support the organization through a number of key humanitarian efforts and initiatives that will help people around the world to gain access to vital information, and be heard, whatever language they speak.
Ongoing support will include help with translation, localization and revision of content with a particular focus on crisis support, as well as managing large-scale projects, providing training for the TWB community with over 100,000 members[b][c][d][e] and helping CLEAR Global with the analysis of data to ensure the highest translation standards are maintained for all of their responses worldwide.
“We’re extremely grateful to The RWS Foundation for its support,” said our[f] Aimee Ansari, CEO, CLEAR Global. “Our vision is to help people who speak marginalized languages – who often lack life saving information in their language – to be understood, and also have the information they need in their daily lives. The RWS Foundation closely aligns with our vision, and we’re delighted to have their support as we look to unlock understanding for global citizens.”
RWS’s support is provided through The RWS Foundation, a charitable trust that aims to make a positive contribution to unlocking global understanding.
“Our new purpose is simple,” explains David Shrimpton, Independent Chair of The RWS Foundation. “We want to partner with people, organizations and charities globally to help break down language barriers, and progress in areas that have a lasting, positive impact on society. That’s why we have chosen CLEAR Global to be our first beneficiary of 2023.”
RWS Holdings plc is a unique, world-leading provider of technology-enabled language, content and intellectual property services. Through content transformation and multilingual data analysis, our unique combination of technology and cultural expertise helps our clients to grow by ensuring they are understood anywhere, in any language.
Our purpose is unlocking global understanding. By combining cultural understanding, client understanding and technical understanding, our services and technology assist our clients to acquire and retain customers, deliver engaging user experiences, maintain compliance and gain actionable insights into their data and content.
We work with over 80% of the world’s top 100 brands, more than three-quarters of Fortune’s 20 ‘Most Admired Companies’ and almost all of the top pharmaceutical companies, investment banks, law firms and patent filers. Our client base spans Europe, Asia Pacific and North and South America. Our 65+ global locations across five continents service clients in the automotive, chemical, financial, legal, medical, pharmaceutical, technology and telecommunications sectors.
Founded in 1958, RWS is headquartered in the UK and publicly listed on AIM, the London Stock Exchange regulated market (RWS.L).
For further information, please visit: www.rws.com.
About Translators without Borders/CLEAR Global
Translators without Borders (TWB) is a global community of over 80,000 translators and language specialists offering language services to humanitarian and development organizations globally.
TWB is part of CLEAR Global, a US-based nonprofit that also comprises CLEAR Tech and CLEAR Insights. CLEAR Global helps people get vital information and be heard, whatever language they speak. We accomplish this through innovative global research and programs, language technology, language service platforms, an experienced, professional staff, and a community of over 80,000 linguists in 148 countries.
For further information, please visit www.clearglobal.org