GLOBALISATION AND THE OLYMPIC GAMES
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Breathingearth - CO2, birth & death rates by country, simulated real-time

A visual real-time simulation that displays the carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions, birth rates, and death rates of every country in the world.
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Spain | Travel advice | Smartraveller: The Australian Government's travel advisory and consular assistance service

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Olympics: Tokyo 2020 is a bid in the shadow of Fukushima

Olympics: Tokyo 2020 is a bid in the shadow of Fukushima | GLOBALISATION AND THE OLYMPIC GAMES | Scoop.it
Tokyo (AFP) Sept 04, 2013 - The battered nuclear plant at Fukushima, where radioactive water is leaking into the ocean, hangs over Tokyo's bid for the 2020 Olympic Games.
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Ancient Olympic Games, First Olympics in Olympia | Greek History

Ancient Olympic Games, First Olympics in Olympia | Greek History | GLOBALISATION AND THE OLYMPIC GAMES | Scoop.it
According to historical records, the first ancient Olympic Games can be traced back to 776 BC. They were dedicated to Olympian gods and staged in Olympia.
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The history of the Olympic Games

 

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Globalization

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An overview of globalization and its positive and negative impacts on culture and society. From the About.com Geography site.
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Positives and Negatives of the Globalisation- a resource to consider.

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Use 2020 Olympics to lift economy, Suga urges execs

Use 2020 Olympics to lift economy, Suga urges execs | GLOBALISATION AND THE OLYMPIC GAMES | Scoop.it
The central government should use the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics as an opportunity to boost economic growth nationwide, Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said Monday. 'I'd ...
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News from the Japan Times about hopes the Olympic Games will boost the economy

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'Fukushima might make 2020 Tokyo Olympics impossible'

'Fukushima might make 2020 Tokyo Olympics impossible' | GLOBALISATION AND THE OLYMPIC GAMES | Scoop.it
There is no reason to believe that radiation leaks at Fukushima will be contained by 2020, so the Tokyo Olympics can become impossible, nuclear technology historian Robert Jacobs told RT.
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GDP (current US$) | Data | Graph - the WORLD bank is a great place to get basic economic data

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GDP (current US$) | Data | Graph - the WORLD bank is a great place to get basic economic data

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BBC - GCSE Bitesize: Positive impacts of globalisation

BBC - GCSE Bitesize: Positive impacts of globalisation | GLOBALISATION AND THE OLYMPIC GAMES | Scoop.it
A secondary school revision resource for GCSE Geography on the impact of globalisation.
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Some brief thoughts about positives of Globalisation

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Tokyo to host 2020 Olympic Games

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Tokyo wins the right to host the Olympic Games for the second time, beating Istanbul and Madrid.
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Article from Australian News Site- ABC- on Japan winning the Olympic Games

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Australia | Australian Olympic Committee Inc. | National Olympic Committee

Australia | Australian Olympic Committee Inc. | National Olympic Committee | GLOBALISATION AND THE OLYMPIC GAMES | Scoop.it
Australian Olympic Committee Inc..australia Olympic Team, Athletes, Medals, Photos and Videos.Address: Level 4, 140 George St, ,Museum of Contemporary Art, ,Sydney NSW 2000,,Australia. Phone: +61 2 9247 2000.
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Please find information about the Australian Olympic Committee

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United Transnational Republics | Globalisation needs democracy.

United Transnational Republics | Globalisation needs democracy. | GLOBALISATION AND THE OLYMPIC GAMES | Scoop.it

A global grassroots movement to establish democratic participation within globalisation

 


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Globalisation Resource

 

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