InDG Malayalam Web porter work in Progress- Report & Notification – NGOs / State Resource Groups, Translators & Validators

OUTCOMES/ DECISIONS OF THE

CAPACITY BUILDING WORKSHOP OF NEW TRANSLATORS AND VALIDATORS

OF InDG FOR MALAYALAM LANGUAGE

 

The capacity building workshop for the new translators and validators of India development Gateway ( InDG) for Malayalam language activities was conducted on 2 Nov. 2010 at Amphitheatre, C-DAC Campus, Vellayambalam, Thiruvananathapuram. Interactive sessions were facilitated by Dr. C. Kathiresan, Project  Manager-InDG and Sri Jagadish Babu, Program manager-InDG of C-DAC , Hyderabad on various aspects of translation and validation of material to be presented on the InDG portal. The workshop resulted in the following consensus/decisions:

  1. Santhigram will coordinate the InDG activities in Kerala.
  2. Interested persons can join the program either as translator or validator.
  3. NGOs can become members of the proposed State Resource Group (SRG).
  4. Interested persons and NGOs should apply in the prescribed format.
  5. The translated Malayalam material should be in Unicode Karthika.
  6. Translators will be paid Rs. 125 per English page and the validators will be paid Rs.25 per translated Malayalam page.
  7. The material to be translated will be in English and touching on the following 6 main subject domains: Agriculture, Health, Primary Education, Social Welfare, Rural Energy, e-Governance.
  8. Both translators and validators should indicate their preferred domains, preferably one or two subjects.
  9. The attached documents will give more details.
  10. For clarifications you can contact Santhigram or C-DAC Hyderabad.
  11. Contact numbers

Santhigram: santhigramkerala@gmail.com (Mr. Sajeev Soman, 9744573020 or Mr. P.Y Anilkumar , 9387008991)

C-DAC,  Hyderabad : mjagadish@cdac.in (Mr. Jagadish Babu, 09849287132

web site : www.indg.in; www.cdachyd.in)

 

Requesting you to send in your application at the earliest,

Yours sincerely,

 

L Pankajakshan

Director, SANTHIGRAM (Coordinator, InDG – Malayalam)

Chappath, Kazhuvur.P.O; Pulluvila-695 526, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala

Phone: 0471-2269780, 6452511 (M) 9287548234

E.mail: santhigramkerala@gmail.com; pankajsanthigram@gmail.com

Web : www.santhigram.org

Notification no.1

WANTED / Requirement of IT Manager and Language Technology Consultant for santhigram

 

1. IT Manager – 1 Post

Job: To handle the IT related Projects

Qualification: Degree in any Discipline

Other Requirements: Computer Operation skills with typing skill both in English and Malayalam with own computer at home with high speed internet connection and huge hard disk storage capacity  and mobile phone

Experience: experience in IT related Project Management and efficiency in handling Malayalam and English documents

Consolidated Salary: Rs 5000 – 10,000 according to experience and ability

Preference: Preference will be given to locals in and around Trivandrum with Service oriented mind.

Working hours: At least 5 days per week (without considering Sundays and holidays) with 24 hrs contact with internet/mobile communication.

Duration: Initially for 3 months and can extend upto 2 years

Other norms: After personal discussion

2. Language Technology Consultant – 1 Post

Job: To go through the material given for final approval for webcast and to give technical support to people involved in the project.

Checking the quality of language used/modifications if required

Qualification: Post Graduate Degree in any Discipline

Other Requirements: Computer Operation skills with typing skill both in English and Malayalam

With own computer at home with high speed internet connection and huge hard disk storage capacity  and mobile phone

Experience: experience in Validating/handling Malayalam and English documents/literatures

Consolidated Salary: Rs 2000 – 3,000 according to experience and ability

Preference: Preference will be given to locals in and around Trivandrum with Service oriented mind.

Working hours: 24 hrs contact with internet/mobile communication. To meet the officials/customers/translators/Validators as and when required  by mobile/internet and at least once weekly personally.

Duration: Initially for 3 months and can extend upto 2 years

Other norms: After personal discussion

Notification no.2

 

Requirement Freelance Translators and Validators  for India Development Gateway Project

Dear All,

The C-DAC, Hyderabad is looking for Freelance Translators and Validators for “India Development Gateway Project” in the following language pair:

  • English to Malayalam
  • Criteria :
  1. Good command over English and specific regional language (Malayalam)
  2. 4-5 years experience in the field of content translation and editing/ proof reading
  3. Expertise in anyone of these domains i.e. Agriculture, Primary Education, Rural Energy, Social Welfare, e-Governance and Health
  4. Able to deliver translated matter in Unicode/ Open Type font

How to apply

  • Make sure that you attach a brief CV with “Partnership Form”
  • Specify your choice of language and domain area in Partnership Form
  • Please visit: www.indg.in to know more about India Development Gateway Project


Last date: 15-11- 2010

Please use the online Partnership Form to send your details.

http://indg.in/work-with-us/be-a-partner-of-indg-initiative

(If not able to get in first time, Please try 2 or 3 times)

Please send a copy of your cv  to  santhigram our Kerala partner (santhigramkerala@gmail.com), Phone: 0471-2269780, 6452511, 9287548234 (M)

With warm and best regards,

M. Jagadish Babu,

Program Manager – InDG,

C-DAC,JNTU Campus, Kuktapalli ,Hyderabad – 500085,

web site : www.indg.in; www. cdachyd.in, Call : 09849287132,

Reach : mjagadish@cdac.in

Notification no.3

(Application  form model /  State Resource Group)

 

EXPRESSION OF INTEREST

 

Date:

To

Director,

C-DAC, Hyderabad

Sub: Application – State Resource Group- reg

Dear Sir,

This is with reference to your advertisement in the www.indg.in site, inviting applications for forming State Resource Groups as part of India Development Gateway (InDG) Project, being implemented by C-DAC, Hyderabad.

We would like to become the member of the SRG. Please find below the details of our organization for your consideration.

 

1. Name of the Organisation:

2. Contact Person:

  • Name                            :
  • Designation                :
  • Organisation              :
  • Complete Address   :
  • Telephone                   :
  • Fax                                 :
  • E-Mail                           :
  • Website                        :

3. Year of Incorporation          :

4. Address of the Registered Office :

5. Number of Employees                   :

6. Area of expertise (Please mention the core activities of your organisation and attach the organisation brochure for reference, if any)

7. Experience in :

  • Networking with different developmental organizations like NGOs – Yes / No (If Yes, provide the details)
  • Working with Government in sponsored projects/implementation – Yes / No (If Yes, provide the details)

8. Interested to be a SRG member for the domain:

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(Please select any one of the domains of InDG, i.e, Agriculture, Health, Primary Education, Social Welfare, e-Governance, Rural Energy, based on your core area of expertise. For more details about the content hosted in the respective areas visit www.indg.in)

 

Declaration

I hereby certify that the information provided above is true to the best of my knowledge, and I shall be held responsible for any discrepancy / anomaly in the same. I understand that C-DAC reserves the right to shortlist organizations as per their requirements and that no correspondence in this regard will be entertained by C-DAC.

 

(Authorized Signatory)

Name (in full):

Designation:

 

(Signature of Organization Head)

Name (in full):

Designation:                                                                                          Organization Seal:

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