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Benjamin O. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: May 13, 2012

Benjamin O.

international graduate editor
   Ghana
  |   Accra, Greater Accra
  |  6:39 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $20

A self motivated self-starter with a thirst for knowledge and learning. I have advanced computer skills, and capable of working without supervision. With my international career I have excellent communications and multi-tasking skills. My knowledge and research of various cultures, religions and traditions of both Africa and the Middle East makes me able to be flexible and sensitive to other cultures and religions. Knowing the historical, religious and cultural background to various communities is an important quality to be an efficient...

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Service Description

My interdisciplinary historical, sociological, anthropological approach to international relations, development studies, environmental studies and political analysis of various societies affords me the advantage to conduct research, write, copyedit and proofread material in a more multi-dimensional manner. Furthermore, my experiences in translation, copyediting and proofreading for Journals, books and international organizations such as UNDP affords me much valuable international experience. My knowledge and experience with the various cultures, religions and traditions of Africa and the Middle East makes me able to be flexible and sensitive to other cultures and religions and their development trends, and work on international relations, international development,economics and publishing.

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Employment

United Nations Development Program
Consultant
2008 - Present
Translation, Editorial and Software Specializations -United Nations Multilingual Terminology Database; European Union (EU) Eurodicautom Multilingual Terminology Database -United Nations Editorial...

Education

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Masters
2004 - 2008
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Bachelors
2001 - 2004

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edit
editing
copyediting
proofreading
translation
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