Choumissa Sadki graduated as an interpreter and translator in of Arabic, Dutch and French in 1997. Arabic is her mother tongue, and she interprets into and from Arabic, Dutch and French. Since 1997, she has also carried out translations on a wide variety of subjects. Sadki is one of the editors of an Arabic to Dutch and Dutch to Arabic dictionary published in 2003, which was the result of a project by the University of Nijmegen. From 2007 to 2015 she was a coordinator of Arabic teaching and a lecturer of Arabic at the Dutch Institute in Morocco (NIMAR).