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11:57 Aug 12, 2004
German to English translations [PRO] Bus/Financial - Human Resources
German term or phrase:Entsandte
From a blurb on a new employee:
Seit Juli zeichnet Frau X als Director für das Contracting-Department verantwortlich. Ihre berufliche Karriere startete sie im Innenministerium der Landesregierung Schleswig Holstein. Danach sammelte die Vertragsexpertin
rund 20 Jahre Erfahrung bei der Deutschen Bundeswehr, davon 5 Jahre als **Entsandte** bei der NATO
5 year assignment at Nato, assigned to Nato for 5 years
Explanation: Delegate and representative have very specific means in Nato speak-if you really have doubts, it's best to check back to see exactly what she did at NATO. was she THE representative or delegate or was she part of a delegation?
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