Urban Planning

Urban planning, also known as regional planning, town planning, city planning, or rural planning, is a technical and political process that is focused on the development and design of land use and the built environment, including air, water, and the infrastructure passing into and out of urban areas, such as transportation, communications, and distribution networks and their accessibility. Traditionally, urban planning followed a top-down approach in master planning the physical layout of human settlements. The primary concern was the public welfare, which included considerations of efficiency, sanitation, protection and use of the environment, as well as effects of the master …

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UN-Habitat: UN Human Settlements Programme · 16 May 2024 English

urbanization, the planning of systems of human settlements in the rural-urban continuum, the integrated urban planning and design of individual cities and human settlements, neighborhoods and public spaces, the prepa

in the rural-urban continuum, the integrated urban planning and design of individual cities and human settlements




World Bank Group · 16 May 2024 English

This document recognizes and celebrates the partnership between the AFD Group and the World Bank Group (WBG), which is a model of international development cooperation. The partnership is now scaling …

significant growth, necessitating effective urban planning and action to ensure sustainable development climate in Albania, solid waste management, and urban planning in Brazil’s Porto Alegre project. These initiatives


ESI: European Stability Initiative · 16 May 2024 English

Article 3 Pending the re-integration of the national territory, and without prejudice to the right of the parliament and government established by this constitution to exercise jurisdiction over the whole …

develop local economy”, “in the area of rural and urban planning”, “in the area of education” and “to improve


World Bank Group · 16 May 2024 English

ET-MUDH-56598-CS-QCBS / Strategic TA/Studies - Urban Planning IDA / D2770 Post Quality And Cost- Based Selection






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