The seminar "Basics of European Union for the translators“ will be organized by Directorate for European Integration in cooperation with Technical Assistance Project. This is the first one on the list of seminars, which are being organized in conjunction with the process of translating the acquis communautaire in BiH.

The aim of the seminar is that the translators working in institutions at all levels in BiH, which are involved in the translation process of the legislation of European Union, gain the basics of European Union Law , to become familiarized with the the adoption of legal acts of EU institutions, as well as the harmonization of the legal system of BiH with the acquis communautaire. The second session will address the quality assurance of translations of EU legal acts, establishing the importance of terminology in the translation process with practical examples from the manual for translating EU legal acts, which will be presented at the seminar.

The seminar will be held on September 30th, 2010. in hotel Termag Jahorina.

Potential participants should complete the application form, which can be found at the web site Directorate for European Integration, www. and submit it 22 September. Latest. More information about the workshop and application process is on