The Open Translation Project is a global volunteer effort to subtitle TED Talks, and enable the inspiring ideas in them to crisscross languages and borders.

Translation stats

105 languages
17,776 translators
62,715 translations

Translator news

The joy and agony of translating song lyrics

Earlier this year, the TED staff wrote a musical, complete with an original song called “We’ll Make a TED Talk Out of You.” Our translation volunteers had quite a time bringing...

Need help? We're here for you.

Contact us at