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13 months ago

Josephine Cassar  See profile asked this question:

Language pair:

French > English

Subject:

Business / Marketing / Financial

Level of diffculty:

Easy / medium

Word or term in question:

DHWO

Context:

This is from a building permit for Algeria. Other abbreviations mentioned are APC for people's Municipal Committee and DTP for department for dealing with complaints. Before this, there was a paragraph which mentioned if the acceptance report had been issued or not (it had been issued as there were no issues). Then comes :Ont signé en minute: and this list: P/APC; Le SUCH (haven't found what this is yet); l'ispecteur d'urbanisme; la Protection civile; DTP; DHWO; le demandeur; l'architécte du projet. And a signature where there is 'civil protection so this part was filled just be that person. I would like to leave them in French but explain what they are. TY.

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13 months ago

CMD  See profile wrote:

DHWO: Direction de l’Hydraulique de la Wilaya d’Oran

My comment:

don't translate these abbreviations, just explain them

My references:

https://www.sgigroupe.com/en/projets/ch000030-0
http://www.eldjazaircom.dz/index.php?id_rubrique=292&id_article=3633
https://journals.openedition.org/tem/2859?lang=en

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13 months ago

CMD  See profile wrote:

sorry, forgotten: abbreviation SUCH cf. https://journals.openedition.org/cybergeo/29163 (p. 44)

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