Pan-American Audiovisual
Adaptation & Translation Association

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PANAVAT proudly represents the interests of audiovisual localization professionals across Pan-America and brings visibility to the work of subtitlers, adaptors, audio descriptors, and respeakers by raising awareness for the unsung heroes of broadcasting, streaming, and filmmaking.


The mission of the Association is to represent and protect the interests of Audiovisual Translation professionals, to promote the highest standards in the profession, to advocate for good working conditions and fair payment for the services its members provide, to support the professional development of its members, to raise the profile of the profession, and to create strong relationships with other professional bodies, education institutions, and other industry stakeholders in the region and internationally.

Let’s make a difference!