samhällstjänarområdet

English translation: field of social services

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Swedish term or phrase:samhällstjänarområdet
English translation:field of social services
Entered by: Paula Ibbotson

11:45 Jan 19, 2003
Swedish to English translations [PRO]
/ Emergency Services - cooperation
Swedish term or phrase: samhällstjänarområdet
Ett Public Safety-koncept för utvecklad samverkan och fördjupat samarbete inom hela samhällstjänarområdet

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Paula Ibbotson
Canada
Local time: 16:21
the community/social service field/area
Explanation:
samhällstjänst seems to mean community service, so I would suggest something like this by analogy, but I can't be too sure.
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the community/social service field/area


Explanation:
samhällstjänst seems to mean community service, so I would suggest something like this by analogy, but I can't be too sure.


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agree  George Hopkins: The entire field of community services.
41 mins

agree  stevent: Be care ful with 'community service' it also means the penalty for a crime in lieu of prison
6 hrs

agree  Nina Engberg: agree w/ stevent
8 hrs
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