General Studies-2014: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 19
18 September 2014
Urbanization, their problems and their remedies.
1) Recently released World Urbanization Prospects-2014 report by the UN has revealed new trends in urbanization across the world. Comment on some of its important findings. (200 Words)
2) “What India needs is not a whole lot of very costly, brand new cities but a revamping of urban institutional structures and policies to improve the obvious squalor and inefficiencies of the country’s existing 8,000 cities and towns.” Examine.