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Translation in France has long tradition due to the history of the country and of the French language and the crossroads position of France. With globalization and the generalisation of the English language, France has one strength: The Académie française, a language protection institution unique to France.

However, French translators face a lack of regulation of the industry. Nowadays in France, anyone can declare themselves *a professional translator*. The majority remains certified and trained translators (background translators or former specialists who went into translation) - a lot of French universities offer MA-degree courses, and there are 5 professional translations colleges.

The Toubon Act is a French specificity - it aims at protecting the French linguistic heirloom by requiring that legal documents, advertising, products presentations, user manuals, etc. be translated into French. This law guarantess a constant volume of translation work for local translators.

The main translators organization in France is the SFT (Société française des traducteurs). Its members enjoy legal help and consult, and guidance in the French administrative and fiscal jungle.

The ProZ.com French community is active and varied. A lot of powwows, training sessions and conferences take place every year in France. It is actually the record-holder country for ProZ.com conferences, with 3 events 3 years in a row, every year with the same success.

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Translation associations and schools in Francuska

SchoolUniversité de Toulon
SchoolUniversité de Franche-Comté, UFR des Sciences du Langage, de l'Homme et de la Société
SchoolUniversité d'Orléans
SchoolUniversité Haute Bretagne Rennes II
SchoolUniversité de Toulouse II - Jean Jaurès (previously Le Mirail)
AssociationSociété française des traducteurs
SchoolUniversité de Lille 3 / Université Charles de Gaulle - Lille 3. Faculté des Sciences humaines, Lettres et Arts.
SchoolUniversité Sorbonne Nouvelle - Paris III
SchoolUniversité de Paris 3. UFR des Langues étrangères appliquées
SchoolUniversité Paris-Sorbonne IV

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Upcoming and past ProZ.com events in Francuska

Powwow Francuska - Rodez Jun 24
Powwow Francuska - Nantes Mar 31
Powwow Francuska - Bordeaux Mar 17
Powwow Francuska - Périgueux Mar 11
Powwow Francuska - Bordeaux Jan 27
Powwow Francuska - Périgueux Nov 9, 2016
Powwow Francuska - Bordeaux Nov 4, 2016
Powwow Francuska - Strasbourg Oct 4, 2016
Powwow Francuska - Villefranche-sur-Saône Oct 1, 2016
Powwow Francuska - Nantes Sep 30, 2016

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