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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 Франција

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SchoolUniversité Jean Moulin Lyon 3
AssociationAssociation des traducteurs litt�raires de France
SchoolUniversite de Rennes 1 - Faculte de droit et de science politique
SchoolUniversité Catholique de l'Ouest, Institut de Langues Vivantes
AssociationAPROTRAD, Association Professionnelle des métiers de la Traduction
SchoolUniversité Sorbonne Nouvelle - Paris III
SchoolInstitut National des Langues et Civilisations Orientales
SchoolUniversité de Franche-Comté, UFR des Sciences du Langage, de l'Homme et de la Société
SchoolUniversité de Paris 3, UFR du Monde anglophone

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Upcoming and past ProZ.com events in Франција

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

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