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  1. Glossary
    12 November 2015

    Efficiency (energy and economic)

    Definition – Efficiency is defined as the ratio of output through input. Something can be described as more energy efficient if it delivers more services for the same energy input or the same service for...

  2. Glossary
    12 November 2015


    See also participation Definition – Community engagement is the process of working collaboratively with community groups to address issues that impact the well-being of those groups. This involves the...

  3. Glossary
    12 November 2015

    World Café

    See participation. Go to the SUMP- Glossary 10451 reads ...

  4. Glossary
    12 November 2015


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  5. Glossary
    12 November 2015

    Windows of Opportunity

    Definition – This expression refers to an opportunity to do something that will only last for a short time and needs to be taken advantage of quickly. Relevance to SUMP – In the context of SUMP development...

  6. Glossary
    12 November 2015

    Web based involvement tools: social media, web based forums

    Definition – Social media comprises a set of tools such as blogs, forums, wikis, social networking sites and open source software. These can be used as a component of the SUMP participation process, helping...

  7. Glossary
    12 November 2015


    Definition – The environment refers to the natural world, as a whole or in a particular geographical area, often in terms of how the environment is affected by human activity. At a local level, environment...

  8. Glossary
    12 November 2015


    Definition – A formal indication of a choice between two or more electoral candidates or courses of action, typically expressed through a ballot or a show of hands. Relevance to SUMP – Voting is a decision...

  9. Glossary
    12 November 2015


    Definition – equality refers to the state of being equal, especially in status, rights or opportunities. The Declaration of Principles on Equality, formulated by the Equal Rights Trust, defines the Right to...

  10. Glossary
    12 November 2015


    Definition – Equity refers to being fair and impartial, ensuring that everyone has access to the resources, opportunities, power and responsibility they need to reach their full, healthy potential –...