Global Justice Movement Essay

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1. The IMF and the World Trade Organization purpose are to keep countries up and running to serve a purpose of supply and demand. The purpose of the WTO is to ensure global trade commences smoothly, freely, and predictably to help better the countries employment rate, healthcare, and the country’s economy. The IMF makes loans so that countries can maintain the value of their currencies and repay foreign debt. These two organizations contribute to the money shortages that cause global issues such a poverty, civil issues, and unfair trade. The WTO and the IMF are supposed to help stop or possibly end global issues that are affecting everyone’s life
2. The WTO is to ensure global trade commences smoothly, freely, and predictably to help
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Education, health care, and abilities are not adequate, rich countries with poor people (Stiglitz, 2006).
These two organizations contribute to the money shortages that cause global issues such a poverty, civil issues, and unfair trade. The WTO seems to focus on the rich countries at the expenses of the poor countries. The rich countries in the WTO seem to have the greatest bargaining power and receive more money and more respect. The IMF has instructions with its money when it’s lent to countries there is a strategy that is formulated to get make sure the interest on the loan and the actual amount of the loan is paid back. Leaving countries stuck in poverty in rural areas and civil issues are still going on because the money is only used toward what the IMF wants it to be used for. The strategy that came with the money was made to help the country but now it seems to only be taking from the countries.
3. The chart on page seventy-two the number of deaths from workplace exposure to dangerous substances in different countries and regions is dealing with issues of the IMF and WTO.
A. The data in this chart is showing the number of deaths in different countries around the worlds. The number of deaths ranges from 20,000 to 120,000 people these deaths are in result of exposure of harmful products. The relationship between work and health inequities, the employment and work condition affect an employee tremendously. When work

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