conseils régionaux

Discussion in 'French-English Vocabulary / Vocabulaire Français-Anglais' started by lucy182, Mar 29, 2010.

  1. lucy182 Member

    Valencia
    English- England
    Bonjour a tous,

    Quelqu'un peut m'expliquer qu'est ce que ça veut dire "conseils régionaux" en anglais?

    Merci :)
     
  2. Flynnzane Senior Member

    france
    french, english
    France is administratively divided into 26 regions (régions) :
    22 Metropolitan and 4 overseas.
    regional councils are the elected assemblies of these regions

    (Alsace, Aquitaine, Auvergne, Bourgogne, régions ...conseil régional d'Alsace...)
     
  3. Cephlanot

    Cephlanot Senior Member

    St-Hyacinthe, Quebec, Canada
    English - Canadian
    The straight-forward word-for-word is "regional councils," but it really depends on the structure of whatever system you're discussing: municipal government, health services, education, etc ... The labels vary greatly from place to place.
     
  4. lucy182 Member

    Valencia
    English- England
    I am doing an essay about parité and I want to use some info from a table named "La représentation des femmes dans les conseils régionaux en France", so I suppose regional councils works, thanks!
     

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