[+country, government] politique f
→ What is their policy on nuclear testing?
→ the council's policy of forbidding buildings of more than five storeys
→ I give you my word there is no change in our policy.
[+newspaper, company] politique générale
→ It is company policy not to employ smokers.
→ It's a policy of the paper not to print unofficial photographs of the royal family.
insurance policy police f
→ Make sure you read the small print of any policy before signing it.
→ The policy covers buildings and contents.
to take out a policy souscrire une police d'assurance
→ He had taken out a life insurance policy just a few weeks before he died.
[document, paper, debate] de politique générale
[change] de politique générale
[development, review, objective] de la politique générale → as part of the party's post-election policy review →
Common Agricultural Policy
n politique f agricole commune
comprehensive insurance policy
n assurance f tous risques
n assurance f à capital différé
n politique f étrangère
→ ... the effects of US foreign policy
n politique f des revenus
police f d'assurance
life insurance policy police d'assurance sur la vie
health insurance policy police d'assurance maladie
travel insurance policy police d'assurance de voyage
to take out an insurance policy souscrire une police d'assurance
→ We've been advised to take out an insurance policy to cover the tax liability.
policy adviser , policy advisor
n (to organization, prime minister)
conseiller (-ère) m/f
→ the prime minister's policy adviser on energy,
→ Tricia Feeny, a senior policy adviser at Oxfam
n décision f de principe
n prise f de décision
to be involved in policy-making être impliqué (e) dans la prise de décision
→ more women need to become involved in policy making.
→ Mr Powell's role as No10 chief of staff involved in policy and decision-making
[process] de décision
[body, role] décisionnaire
n priorité f
→ he is concentrating on his policy priorities, with health at the top of the list
→ this forces the association to re-assess its own policy priorities
n déclaration f de principe
scorched earth policy
n politique f de la terre brûlée