Help Us Translate Our Stories

Welcome to The
Sustainable Human Translation Team

Thank you for your interest in helping to translate our videos to help them reach a wider, global audience. 

The following is a step by step guide to translating our videos:

HOW TO TRANSLATE A SUSTAINABLE HUMAN VIDEO

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Required Tools:

- A computer.
- Internet connection.
- A basic text editor program like Notepad or Wordpad

What Is a .SRT File?

A .SRT file extension is a SubRip Subtitle file. These types of files hold video subtitle information like the start and end timecodes of the text and the sequential number of subtitles.

Steps To Translate A Video

Step 1 : Locate the appropriate .SRT file.
In the embedded spreadsheet below, find the title of the video you wish to translate. Check to be sure that your language has not been translated yet.

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Step 2: Download the SRT file.
Double-click on the .SRT file for the video you wish to translate. Click on the Download button.
Step 3: Translate the file.
Open the file using any basic text editor program such as Notepad or Wordpad or equivalent. Do not open in Microsoft Word as it will corrupt the formatting. After opening the file, you want to REPLACE the English text with your language, line by line, keeping all numerical and time formatting. When you finish, rename the file with the name of the language you translated.

NOTE: Please keep the name of your video in the title of the SRT file.

If you are having difficulty opening the file, try to use the "open with" command and then select the Notepad program.
Step 4: Upload your new .SRT file using form below.
When you submit your translation file and provide your email, we will inform you once we have uploaded it to the video. Please allow for 24-48 hours for us to do this as it is a manual process.

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