After a decade working within a European-wide collective of professional interpreters Émilie Ferreira, a French Italian bi-national, settled in Geneva ten years ago where she developed a strong client base in diplomatic, Human Rights and cultural circles
Her languages are A: French, Italian – B: English – C: Spanish and Portuguese
Apart from working as a professional interpreter and event producer for close to 20 years, Ferreira has had a number of experiences working in other fields such as journalism, natural health and logistics.
Born in Paris, she has lived and worked in Italy, India, Brazil, Mali, United Kingdom.
Selected work experiences in other sectors:
EBU – European Broadcasting Union: Geneva Switzerland: News Producer
Groove’n’Move Dance Festival: Geneva Switzerland: Logistics, Artists and Volunteers Coordinator
Nyeleni, Food Sovereignty Forum: Sélingue Mali: Logistics and language coordinator.
APTN – Associated Press Television News: London United Kingdom: News Producer, News Assistant.
Italian Red Cross: Ambulance paramedic for communal emergency services.
Reflexology practitioner: recognised by the Swiss complementary insurance system (ASCA). Ongoing activity.