1. China and India are playing the soft power game in the USA
2. International steel company SSI have closed the famous Redcar steel works in NE England. Another casualty of globalisation?
3.There’s a jökulhlaup underway in Iceland’s Slaftá region. What does that mean?
4.Russia has involved itself in aerial bombing of targets in Syria. Is a former superpower trying to exert its influence abroad?
The Trans Pacific Trade Agreement has just been agreed.
This is very relevant to the work we are currently doing on trade blocs and global groupings. Make sure you have a read of the article above as it will be useful knowledge for next week’s lesson.
First use the internet to complete the sheet below
Then use the structure in the picture below to complete a profile on the Trade blocs. Download the table here