The meeting was held in the presence of His Excellency Engineer Khalid Al Ali, Sharjah Urban Planning
Council (SUPC)Secretary-General and Ahmed Al Matroushi, Chairman of Al Rahmaniyah District Council and other Board members.
Al-Karani noted that the framing of such an urban planning
legislation sets a precedent for both Qatar and the GCC region, as it provides an official outlook to the urban planning
system through a stipulated law that governs activities in the field.
Planners have addressed discrimination and racism, urban justice, gender, and informalities, among other issues, in the practice of urban planning
According to Schneider, paths crossed more frequently between urban planning
and public health professionals as health impacts were considered more often for projects related to zoning, air quality, accessibility and other urban planning
The Works, Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning
Minister shall implement the decree which takes immediate effect, the decree said.
The decree stipulates the establishment of an Urban Planning
and Development Authority to be under the supervision of the Works, Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning
His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa issued Decree 47/2017, stipulating the establishment of UPDA, which will be under the supervision of the minister in charge of urban planning
The aim of Pakistan Urban Planning
and Policy Center is to establish an active and participatory mechanism to synthesize urban planning
and development in all provinces and administrative units to achieve goals/objective of smart sustainable urban development in Pakistan, the Minister added.
In his statement on the occasion, Shaikh Khalid bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Chairman of the Sharjah Urban Planning
Council, said: "We are consistently striving to support and develop projects that help provide quality service to citizens, residents and visitors in the emirate of Sharjah.
RIYADH: The Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs will host the first urban planning
forum in collaboration with the United Nations Human Settlements Program, or UN-Habitat, for a better urban future.
The Abu Dhabi Urban Planning
Council (UPC) and the UAEU signed a Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) to strengthen collaboration in scientific research, and to set up a training programme for students at the university to enhance their skills.
Al Buraimi, Jun 2 (ONA) Office of the Governor of Al Buraimi today organized a seminar to review the results and recommendations of the studies on urban planning
in the Governorate of Al Buraimi.