provincial promises

French translation: engagements du gouvernement provincial

English term or phrase:provincial promises
French translation:engagements du gouvernement provincial
Entered by: RHELLER

14:57 Apr 27, 2005
English to French translations [PRO]
Social Sciences - Government / Politics / Health promotion
English term or phrase: provincial promises
*...a set of provincial promises, which include providing school districts more autonomy...*

On parle de réforme éducative au Canada;
je ne sais vraiment pas comment traduire "promises" dans ce contexte: mesures annoncées? Ou tout simplement promesses?
Marie-Cécile Wouters
I think "mesures" is usually after they have been enacted into law
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I think "mesures" is usually after they have been enacted into law

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agree  NancyLynn: does it have to do with an election promise? ;-)
14 mins
  -> if Miss Canada says so ;-) thanks Nancy!

agree  jacrav: Hi Rita. ;)
30 mins
  -> salut Jacques :-)

neutral  ginefour: Je dirais "promesses du gouvernement provincial", je trouve "engagement" un peu trop fort.
37 mins
  -> c'est bien aussi, merci :-)

agree  gilbertlu: Oui pour engagements dans ce contexte
3 hrs
  -> merci Gilbert!

neutral  Georges Clermont: engagements de la part du gouvernement provincial
6 hrs
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