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Noun1.urbanisation - the condition of being urbanizedurbanisation - the condition of being urbanized  
condition, status - a state at a particular time; "a condition (or state) of disrepair"; "the current status of the arms negotiations"
2.urbanisation - the social process whereby cities grow and societies become more urbanurbanisation - the social process whereby cities grow and societies become more urban
social process - a process involved in the formation of groups of persons
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The establishment of the Asean-Japan Smart City Network and of a Private-Public Forum on Asean-Japan urbanisation development in Cambodia may soon be a reality after the government approved the initiatives in principle, according to a Council of Ministers letter.
For those who are searching for a better quality life, urbanisation is a great opportunity.
Here is a further set of facts; The examples from other regions tell us that it is virtually impossible to transition from a low-income country to a middle-income country without first going through the process of urbanisation.
If the trends are anything to go by, being able to bask in the sun will be considered a human right in the future.Historically, urbanisation was a sign of economic prosperity and those who lived in the cities had made it.
It described the conditions of 10 major cities, including Karachi, Lahore, Faisalabad, Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Peshawar, Multan, Hyderabad, Islamabad and Quetta, and their efficacy to respond to urbanisation challenges.
The government has made changes in its approach to carry out reverse urban transformation, that is, changing the rural landscape by bringing urbanisation and various infrastructural facilities in a holistic manner to these areas.
When the United Kingdom became the first country in the world to undergo large-scale urbanisation in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, the process transformed its economy and society.
Rapid urbanisation in India poses enormous challenges, from managing congestion and pollution to ensuring that growth is inclusive and equitable.
IANS New Delhi India should not replicate foreign urbanisation models like that of China which may lead to"inequitable and unbalanced"urbanisation, NITI Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar said on Thursday.
On the occasion, Zahid Hamid - Federal Minister for Climate Change, said: "As the government of Pakistan's focal ministry for urbanisation, it is our foremost responsibility to improve the quality of life of residents of the urban areas.
Therefore, the differences in the voting patterns for BN stems from the urbanisation factor instead" (p.