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Human Development Index (HDI)
A measure of well-being based on life expectancy, adult literacy, school enrollments and GNP.
Development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.
A system of trade where the people who grow the crops used in a product are given a fair price for their goods.
The process in which countries are increasingly linked to each other through trade and culture.
Gross National Product (GNP)
The total value of all goods and services produced by a country in one year.
standard of living
The conditions in which people live, including their housing, employment and social services.
A factory where workers work long hours at low wages (often under unhealthy conditions) and are prevented from forming unions.
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