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LONDON 2012 OLYMPICS
Sustainable development - Sustainable development is development that meets the needs of the present, without
compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.
Legacy What is being left for future generations
Affordable housing Affordable housing is residential buildings which can be purchased by a middle and lower class
Brownfield Sites Brownfield sites are disused constructions which are ideal for development. Area may contain toxic
material or dilapidated infrastructures.
Greenfield sites Greenfield sites are sites with no previous development or construction. Use of Greenfield sites often
conflicts with environmental concerns
Vegetation Vegetation, or flora, is biological material which forms plant life
Fauna Fauna are also biotic elements which are generally known as animals
Renewable able to be sustained or renewed indefinitely, either because of inexhaustible supplies or because of new
Irrigation - to bring a supply of water to a dry area, especially in order to help crops to grow
Ethnic- sharing distinctive cultural traits as a group in society
Venue A facility which hosts an event
Connected the system of linkages are present
Gridlocked A traffic jam where no cars can move
Multiple Deprivations Detrimental impact concerning or including several things, people, or parts
Derelict Disused, abandoned without usage
Ethnically Diverse to feature a series of different ethnicities
Deprived - lacking the things needed for a comfortable or successful life
Managerial and professional - involving or characteristic of a manager or management, especially in business,
with developed skill
Semi-skilled - with or requiring relatively few skills or little training: Candidate whose occupation requires secondary
school and/or occupation-specific training, or on-the-job training and whose occupation falls under National Occupational
Classification (NOC) levels C or D.
Unskilled - not requiring special training, education, or skill
Manufacturing - to make something into a finished product using raw materials, es pecially on a large industrial scale
Temporary - lasting or designed to last for a limited time
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Tenure - the occupation of an official position, or the length of time that an official position is occupied
Densely populated - An area that is crowded.
Social Housing - Housing provided by Government (public housing) and community organisations (community
High Rise - a tall building or structure used as a residential and /or office building. In some areas they may be
referred to as "MDU" standing for "Multi Dwelling Unit".
Travellers - A member of the travelling community.…read more