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barreras
barriers
aldea global
global village
ingreso
entrance
emigrar
to emigrate
esperanza
hope
politica migratoria
immigration policy
atraer
to attract
inviertar
to invest
ventajoso
advantages
conllevar
to entail
indocumentada
undocumented
el trafico de personas
trafficking of people
desplazamiento
displacement
inversion
investment
mano do obra
workforce
fuga de cerebros
brain drain
remesas
remittance
disminuir
to diminish
brecha
gap, breach
colonizacion
colonization
inquietudes
anxiety
identidad cultural
cultural identity
toma de decisiones
decision making
diversidad linguistica
linguistic diversity
bilingue
bilingual
abusar
to abuse
alcanzar
to reach, attain, achieve
convenio
agreement, treaty
desempleo/subempleo
unemployment/underemployment
disputar
to dispute
dominar
to dominate
excluir
to exclude
fortalecer
to strengthen
homogeneizar
to homogenize
imponer
to impose
legalizar
to legalize
la lengua materna
mother tongue, native language
menospreciar
to despise, to undervalue
el planeta tierra
the planet earth
consumidar
to consume
recurso inagotable
renewable resource
renovable
renewable
impacto devastador
devastating impact
ecosistemas
ecosystem
calentamiento global
global warming
presa
dam
embalse
reservoir
abundancia
abundance
regulacion
regulation
concienciar
to make aware of
biodiversidad
biodiversity
suelo
ground
abono organico
compost
descomponer
decompose
desechos organicos
organic remains
desarrollo sostenible
sustainable development
estrategias
strategy
el agua dulce
fresh water
la caceria/ cazar
hunting/ to hunt
las cuasas subyacentes
underlying causes
el derrame/ derramar
spill/ to spill
el desgaste/ desgastar(se)
wear, corrosion/ to wear out (get worn out)
el deterioro/ deteriorar
deterioration, damage/ to deteriorate, damage
el efecto invernadero
greenhouse effect
las especies silvestres
wild species
la expansion/ expandir
expansion/ to expand
el incentivo/ incentivar
incentive/ to motivate, encourage
el pantanal
marsh
el rescate/ rescatar
rescue/ to rescue
los residuos radioactivos
radioactive waste
la restauracion/ restaurar
restoration/ to restore
la sobrepesca
overfishing
la tala/ talar
tree felling/ to fell a tree
el veneno/ envenenar
poison/ to poison
fallar
to fail

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