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What is aid

Help usually given by richer countries or international charities to poorer countries

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Give an example of short term aid

Food given for an emergency

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Give an example of long term aid

training in health care

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What is appropriate technology

Development schemes that meet peopels requiremnts

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What is a business park

A group of new offices or modern facilities built in pleasant surrounding typically on the edge of cities

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what is meant by employment structure

The proportion of people working in primary, secondary and tertiary occupations

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what are exports

Goods and services being sold to other countries

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What is meant by footloose industry

An industry that is not tied to raw materials and has a wide choice of location

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What is meant by free trade

When governments neither restrict nor encourage the movement of goods between countries

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What measurements does HDI take into account

Health social and economic progress

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What is interdependence

When countries work together and rely on each other for help

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What is an NIC

A newly industrialised country

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Give 2 examples of quaternary jobs

1/ Research scientists
2/ Financial advisers