IATE Term of the Week

Every Friday we publish the ‘IATE Term of the Week’, a term related to European current affairs in line with the EP’s agenda. The aim is to promote public IATE and to invite terminologists/translators/linguists to contribute their language equivalent and thus improve IATE.

Rescue package

July 10, 2015 10:01 am

The term “rescue package” is frequently used in the context of the economic crisis. It is now closely related to... View Article


July 3, 2015 11:49 am

“Corralito” is a Spanish word used for the economic measures taken in 2001 in Argentina, when the government limited cash... View Article


June 26, 2015 11:59 am

Since the economic crises, the popularity of the referendum as a political tool has increased among the EU member states.... View Article


June 19, 2015 9:00 am

On June 20th the World Refugee Day is celebrated in many places, with many positive initiatives that emanate from the... View Article

Plastic bags

June 12, 2015 12:06 pm

Are you aware of the serious environmental problems with which we need to struggle every day to protect our great... View Article

Urban Ecology

June 5, 2015 10:21 am

Since urbanization is a global phenomenon that is growing very fast in the last decades, it also implies a big... View Article


May 29, 2015 9:31 am

Today is the International Day of UN Peacekeepers. Easily recognisable by their appearance, UN peacekeepers are also called ‘blue berets’,... View Article

Second ballot

May 18, 2015 2:50 pm

The Polish head of state will be elected on 24th May for a five-year term as no candidate obtained the... View Article

Single-parent family

May 15, 2015 10:00 am

Today we celebrate the International Family Day and for this reason we have chosen “single-parent family” as the IATE Term... View Article

Two-party system

May 8, 2015 9:24 am

A two-party system is a political system where two major parties dominate elections. They are more or less equal in... View Article