Globalization and Migrations

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Definition of Globalization

The growing interdependance of countries. We are all connected through trade. Big businesses operating worldwide, global tourism and people migrating. 

Globalization has occured as a result of modern, faster transport, the internet and modern communication. 

Is it good or bad?


Greater awareness of world cultures

More choice of goods

Local people develop good new skills

Jobs created

Millions lifted out of poverty

Money into LEDCs 

World trade increase

Migration and oppurtunities


Workers exploited 

Cultures become one-traditions lost

Lack of health and safety

TNCs (big companies) with no regard for enviroment 

People move in search of jobs. 

The growth of


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