urban planning


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Noun1.urban planning - the branch of architecture dealing with the design and organization of urban space and activitiesurban planning - the branch of architecture dealing with the design and organization of urban space and activities
architecture - the discipline dealing with the principles of design and construction and ornamentation of fine buildings; "architecture and eloquence are mixed arts whose end is sometimes beauty and sometimes use"
2.urban planning - determining and drawing up plans for the future physical arrangement and condition of a communityurban planning - determining and drawing up plans for the future physical arrangement and condition of a community
planning - the act or process of drawing up plans or layouts for some project or enterprise
zoning - dividing an area into zones or sections reserved for different purposes such as residence and business and manufacturing etc
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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 priorities.
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 Minister.
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.

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