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Localisation refers to

resisting globalisation by focusing on local goods and services

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Example of an own currency area

Totnes, Devon - less economic leakage

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2 Key factors in localisation

Belonging
Well-being

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Belonging

The idea that sustainability comes from a sense of local belonging

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Factors that affect belonging

Age
Race
Gender
Socio-economic status
Ethnicity

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Case study for community involvement

Transition Town Movement

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Wellbeing

Perception of place indicated by amenities that the place provides for the individual
E.g. schools, culture reputation, village feel etc