People Project

Van Za Lian’s Story

Van Za Lian’s Story

SELVA KUMAR - Thursday, June 20, 2019

My name is Van Za Lian. I was born in Chin state, Myanmar and migrated with my wife to Australia through Malaysia as a Refugee. I’ve lived in Melbourne for 13 years and have been working as a Chin Hakha interpreter at LanguageLoop for just over 4 years. It’s been the most rewarding job I have ever done. One of my friends encouraged me to become...

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Meet our interpreters and translators who each give a voice to others

Meet our interpreters and translators who each give a voice to others

Yvette Pearce - Thursday, June 20, 2019

They come from different backgrounds and speak 180+ different languages.  They bring worlds of knowledge, and lifetimes of experience. Some have a gift for words, others have a gift for people. Some are refugees wanting to help others, others are retiring CEOs. They each give a voice to...

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Min-Jiun Tsai's Story

Min-Jiun Tsai's Story

Yvette Pearce - Monday, May 06, 2019

I have been working as an interpreter at LanguageLoop for just over two years. It doesn't seem like a very long time as it’s been the most rewarding job I have ever done.

I was born in Taiwan and migrated with my parents to Australia close to 22 years ago. As a new migrant I was the only one in the family who could speak English...

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