ProZ.com'i globaalne tõlketeenuste kataloog
 The translation workplace
Ideas

Translation in Prantsusmaa

Freelance translators and translation companies

Discuss this feature
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.

Contribute information about the translation industry in Prantsusmaa »


ProZ.com members in Prantsusmaa



Translation associations and schools in Prantsusmaa

SchoolUniversité de Paris 2 - Panthéon Assas. Institut de Droit Comparé
SchoolUniversité de Lille 3 / Université Charles de Gaulle - Lille 3. Faculté des Sciences humaines, Lettres et Arts.
SchoolÉcole Supérieure d'Interprètes et de Traducteurs (Université de la Sorbonne Nouvelle - Paris III)
SchoolUniversité Catholique de Lille
SchoolUniversité de Haute Alsace. Faculté des sciences économiques et sociales
SchoolUniversité de Haute Bretagne - Rennes 2, UFR Langues, Département de Langues étrangères appliquées (LEA)
SchoolIntercultural School
SchoolCentre de Formation de Traducteurs-Terminologues & Rédacteurs de l'Université de Haute Bretagne
SchoolUniversité de Pau et des Pays de l'Adour
SchoolUniversité de Paris 7 - Denis Diderot, UFR d'Etudes Anglophones

More translator associations in Prantsusmaa »
More translator schools in Prantsusmaa »


Upcoming and past ProZ.com events in Prantsusmaa

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

More translation conferences in Prantsusmaa »
More translator trainings in Prantsusmaa »
More powwows in Prantsusmaa »


Recent discussions in forums relevant to Prantsusmaa

-Acompte de TVA sur impots.gouv.fr
-Trados 2007 (Tag Editor) et Windows 10 - question de compatibilité
-Fin du RSI dans 6 mois... youpi !
-Refus de traduction
-Trying to see if French translation was made by a person vs. machine translation
-Grande rencontre de traducteurs à Nantes le 26/06/2017
-Trados Studio 2017 et Windows 7
-Trados Studio 2017 : deux espaces lors de l'enregistrement de la cible
-Comptabilité auto-entreprenariat et stage
-Devenir traducteur technique et scientifique

More in French

Prantsusmaa vital statistics
Flag
Time now
(Paris)
14:11 CEST (GMT+2)

(2 hrs ahead of you)
Official languageprantsuse

CurrencyEuro (EUR)
Calling code+33
ProZ.com in prantsuse


ProZ.com users in Prantsusmaa
Logged in now60
Translators21025
Interpreters10596
Translation companies981
Popular outsourcers in Prantsusmaa
European Translation Centre Ltd
(Avg. LWA 5 out of 5, 154 entries)
Dixit
(Avg. LWA 5 out of 5, 91 entries)
Aquitaine Traduction
(Avg. LWA 5 out of 5, 84 entries)
atraduire.com/atraduire-bourgogne.com / 3wCommunication SARL
(Avg. LWA 5 out of 5, 72 entries)
Atom e-City
(Avg. LWA 5 out of 5, 72 entries)
docnroll
(Avg. LWA 5 out of 5, 59 entries)
United Freelancers / formerly: J.B translation team
(Avg. LWA 5 out of 5, 55 entries)
morristraduction / Andrew Morris
(Avg. LWA 5 out of 5, 53 entries)
OT TRADUCTION S.A.S
(Avg. LWA 5 out of 5, 47 entries)
AMAIA TRADUCTION
(Avg. LWA 5 out of 5, 44 entries)

More outsourcers in Prantsusmaa »

Featured members in Prantsusmaa
amandazhao
amandazhao
inglise - hiina

AudienceGlobal
AudienceGlobal
Prantsusmaa

ProZ.com translator teams in Prantsusmaa
Translation news in Prantsusmaa