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| polisset |
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|English to French: Drugs|
General field: Social Sciences
|Source text - English|
The issue of drugs has become a global problem, with economic as well as political causes. Drug addiction kills, but it also feeds thousands of people, both in the third world and in industrialized countries, where Mob organizations rule almost unchallenged. The war against drugs therefore has to count with theses elements, which make it even more difficult.
Moreover, the problem is worsened by the fact that drug addiction is one of the factors of the spreading of AIDS, together with certain forms of sexual behaviour....
|Translation - French|
Le problème de la drogue est devenu un fléau mondial, dont les causes sont autant économiques que politiques. La toxicomanie tue, mais elle fait aussi vivre des milliers de gens, dans les pays du tiers monde comme dans les pays industrialisés, où les organisations mafieuses règnent en maîtres absolus.
La lutte contre la drogue doit aujourd'hui prendre en considération ces éléments, qui la rendent encore plus difficile.
De plus, le problème est aggravé par le fait que la toxicomanie est l'un des facteurs actifs de la propagation du sida, de concert avec certains comportements sexuels à risques....
|Graduate diploma - University of Nanterre Paris X|
|Years of translation experience: 10. Registered at ProZ.com: Jul 2010.|
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I am 40 years old and I already give courses (english to french people as well as french to english or spanish people). I have been giving courses for about 7 years now on a freelance basis.
I worked in the hotel business industry during 7 years (back to back) in the Grand hotel (facing the opera house) and in a worldwide sales office for the Holiday inn chain....
And since 2000 I have achieved my dream of being an antique dealer (but a very honest, small one !), therefore I sell on some flee markets most of the week ends, and during the week i teach english, french and also dance (modern, jazz, and "contemporaine")....
I have not time for getting bored, but as i love english (I've been loving it since I am little), I try to get some contact with some serious companies to help them with their translations....
I live in france in the country side with my two cats and an newly boyfriend. I like spending times in my home, as i also have a lot of inside activities like tapestry, refurbishing furniture and chairs....
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May 15, 2013