Globálny adresár prekladateľských služieb
 The translation workplace

Translation in Francúzsko

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 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 conferences, with 3 events 3 years in a row, every year with the same success.

Contribute information about the translation industry in Francúzsko » members in Francúzsko

Translation associations and schools in Francúzsko

SchoolUniversité de Paris 8. UFR de Langues, Sociétés, Cultures étrangères, Département LEA Traduction
SchoolUniversité de Nice - Sophia Antipolis. Faculté des Lettres, Arts et Sciences humaines
SchoolUniversité d'Orléans
SchoolIntercultural School
SchoolUniversité de Paris 7 - Denis Diderot, UFR des Langues et Civilisations de l'Asie orientale.
AssociationConference Internationale d'Instituts Universitaires de Traducteurs et Interpretes
SchoolUniversité Catholique de Lille
SchoolAix-Marseille University
SchoolCentre de Formation de Traducteurs-Terminologues & Rédacteurs de l'Université de Haute Bretagne
SchoolMinistère de l'Education Nationale

More translator associations in Francúzsko »
More translator schools in Francúzsko »

Upcoming and past events in Francúzsko

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

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

Recent discussions in forums relevant to Francúzsko

-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
-INFO : Formation perfectionnement français le samedi 10 juin à Orléans (Aprotrad)

More in French

Francúzsko vital statistics
Time now
12:38 CEST (GMT+2)

(2 hrs ahead of you)
Official languagefrancúzština

CurrencyEuro (EUR)
Calling code+33 in francúzština users in Francúzsko
Logged in now22
Translation companies981
Popular outsourcers in Francúzsko
European Translation Centre Ltd
(Avg. LWA 5 out of 5, 154 entries)
(Avg. LWA 5 out of 5, 91 entries)
Aquitaine Traduction
(Avg. LWA 5 out of 5, 84 entries) / 3wCommunication SARL
(Avg. LWA 5 out of 5, 72 entries)
Atom e-City
(Avg. LWA 5 out of 5, 72 entries)
(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)
(Avg. LWA 5 out of 5, 47 entries)
(Avg. LWA 5 out of 5, 44 entries)

More outsourcers in Francúzsko »

Featured members in Francúzsko
Yuvany Gnep
Yuvany Gnep
angličtina -> francúzština

Translation news in Francúzsko