Core portions of IFAC website translated into five languages

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03 Aug 2007

The International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) has begun translating core portions of its website ( into Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian, and Spanish.

These languages, in addition to English, which is IFAC's official language, are the official languages of the United Nations. Translated sections of the IFAC website include the home page, information about the organization, its structure, governance and membership, as well as key information about IFAC's independent auditing, ethics, education, and public sector accounting standard-setting boards. In addition, the home pages for IFAC's resource centers for professional accountants in business and small and medium practices have been translated.


Correction list for hyphenation

These words serve as exceptions. Once entered, they are only hyphenated at the specified hyphenation points. Each word should be on a separate line.