The ESS strives to achieve a principle of equivalence with regard to its translations. Translation procedures on the ESS are guided by the requirements outlined in the Survey Specification and the following key principles:

Translation Expert Panel

The ESS translation process is overseen by the Translation team based at GESIS led by Brita Dorer (chair), assisted by Danuta Przepiórkowska, and in consultation with the Translation Expert Panel. The Panel's role is to advise the ESS on a regular basis on translation-related matters. These relate both to the general ESS translation strategies and to specific issues where the ESS Translation Team and/or the ESS Core Scientific Team seek external expertise. The current members of the Panel are:

Associated and former members: