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G Definitions: Global interactions at the local level
Terms in this set (18)
A scientific term which means replication of the same form yet separated from the main source.
Where the global and the local interact to produce hybridised outcomes.
The state, quality or ideal of being just, impartial and fair.
Meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.
An organisation of workers who have banded together to achieve common goals such as pay and better working conditions.
Corporate social responsibility
A concept whereby organisations take responsibility for their impact on society and the environment.
Triple bottom line accounting
Involves not just economic accounting but also social and environmental accounting.
A movement that aims to create direct long-term trading links with producers in developing countries and ensure they receive a guaranteed price for their product on favourable financial terms.
Conﬁned or restricted to a particular location.
The commercial processes involved in promoting and selling and distributing a product or service.
A particular form of modernisation in which the methods and values of Western industrial capitalism are the basis of the changes that are occurring.
An Arabic term designating any object or action that is permissible to use or engage in.
A drug that is exactly the same as a brand-name drug and which may be manufactured and marketed after the brand-name drug's patent expires.
Urbanisation of poverty
The increase in the proportion of people in poverty in a country who live in urban areas.
Maternal mortality rate
Annual number of deaths of women from pregnancy-related causes per 100 000 live births.
Infant mortality rate
The number of deaths of children under one year of age per 1000 live births.
Tiny loans and financial services to help the poor - mostly women - start businesses and escape poverty.
Forms of business that seek to profit from investments that generate social improvements and serve a broader human development purpose.
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