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2M lingo will provide first QLD Government’s Indigenous interpreting service

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At 2M we have a long track record with Indigenous languages since our debut in 1999. Our CEO Tea Dietterich established in 2000 with the Mirima Dawang Woorlab-Gerring Language Centre in Kununurra, the Indigenous Interpreting Service, the “Kimberley Interpreting Service (KIS)” in W.A. and was instrumental in promoting the rights of Aboriginal people to the […]

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FECCA Conference 2017 Empower the End User

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FECCA Conference 2017: 2M Empowering Multicultural Australia ‘Celebrate. Reflect. Advance: Challenges and Possibilities for Multicultural Australia’ was the theme. We trust the other attendees found last week’s FECCA Conference 2017 just as inspiring as we did. The Conference took place at the Darwin Convention and Exhibition Centre on the Wharf overlooking the Arafura Sea and […]

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Helping the Seasonal Worker Programme reach its target audience

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  2M recently completed a comprehensive project assisting the Australian Government bringing crucial information to participants of its Seasonal Worker Programme. The Seasonal Worker Programme is an initiative that provides Australian employers with reliable returning workers from Pacific Island countries and Timor-Leste to meet peak seasonal labour demands that are otherwise unmet by local Australian […]

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Nominations for 2016 Lord Mayor’s Multicultural Business Awards closing soon

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In 2015 our 2M CEO Tea Dietterich won the category for Multicultural Business Person of the Year at the Lord Mayor’s Multicultural Awards for Business. Nominations for the 2016 Lord Mayor’s Multicultural Awards for Business close on 15 June. The Lord Mayor’s Multicultural Awards for Business celebrate the contribution multicultural businesses make to the Brisbane economy and community through […]

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Tea Dietterich wins Multicultural Business Award

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Tea Dietterich, CEO of 2M Language Services won in the category Business person of the year at the 2015 Lord Mayor’s Multicultural Awards for Business. This award recognises a multicultural Brisbane business leader who successfully exports their products and services from Brisbane, throughout Australia, and across Asia Pacific or internationally. The award celebrates the recipient’s contribution to […]

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2M CEO presenting at Mental Health Conference

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Our CEO Tea Dietterich is presenting next Thursday 13 August at the 16th International Mental Health Conference on Reaching out to fragile Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) communities and how to ensure the message to Multicultural Australia gets across. The 16th International Mental Health Conference will be held at the QT Hotel, Surfers Paradise, from Thursday […]

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2M Update – Why translations, and what’s in it for your organisation?

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“It is a bit like preaching to the converted,” said Pino Migliorino, Chair of the Federation of Ethnic Communities’ Councils of Australia, casually during his inviting opening address to FECCA 2013.  The conference, held by FECCA in conjunction with the Ethnic Communities Council of Queensland (ECCQ) and the Multicultural Communities Council Gold Coast (MCCGC) last […]