Critical Link International
Critical Link International promotes and increases the profile of community interpreting. Established in 1995, CLI is an international network of practitioners, policy makers, educators, providers, companies, individuals, professional memberships and organizations engaged in advocating for community interpreting. We are a multilingual, multicultural organization. CLI holds an international conference every three years in a different geographic location each time. CLI is run by a board of directors and a complement of talented and dedicated volunteers.
Community interpreting is language interpreting conducted at the community level, embracing legal, health and public services. Also referred to as public service interpreting, community interpreting is a dynamic and exciting field.