Translators Associations North America: Canada

Canada: Translators Associations in the country of Evangeline Lilly and Leonard Cohen

translation associations north americaCanada is a North American country that consists of ten provinces and three territories. Spanning over 9.9 million square kilometres, Canada is the world's second-largest country by total area. Before being known as Canada, this land was inhabited for millennia by various Aboriginal peoples. It was later colonized by the British and the French. Canada is a federal state that is governed as a parliamentary democracy and a constitutional monarchy, with Queen Elizabeth II as its head of state. Its population is of approximately 35 million people.

One of the most important translation associations in the country is ACCTI, concerning translation companies. Another Canadian translators association is the one that concerns literary translators, LTAC. There is also the union of regional translation associations, CTTIC, the translators association that concerns education in English and French, NTE and ACJT, the translation association of legal translators. AILIA is the translators association for the whole language industry, while AVLIC is a translation association that concerns visual language interpreters. In addition, there is CATS, the Canadian translators association for the study of the profession.

Lexis estimates there are at least 9 regional translators associations in Canada:

1 Translators Association in Saskatchewan

1 Translators Association in Nova Scotia

1 Translators Association in Alberta

1 Translators Association in Manitoba

1 Translators Association in Ontario

1 Translators Association in New Brunswick

1 Translators Association in British Columbia

2 Translators Associations in Québec

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Africa's translators associations | Europe's translators associations | Latin America's translators associations | Asia Pacific's translators associations | Eurasia's translators associations | Global translators associations

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