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urban

1. of, relating to, or constituting a city or town
2. living in a city or town
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This phenomenon is called urban breeze cycle if the forest is near the city and park breeze cycle if the forest is in the city.
Edillon told the BusinessMirror that the Multi-Agency Technical Assistance and Team Advisory Group (Matatag) will be tasked to help implement an Asian Development Bank (ADB)-funded Technical Assistance on climate-change resilience for the urban poor.
'This was because not all children in cities benefit from the so-called 'urban advantage' - the notion that higher incomes, better infrastructure, and proximity to services grant urban dwellers better lives,' it said.
In Malaysia, urban planning has long been practised, yet many urban developments have failed to avoid the effects of UHI, although they have been anticipated in many cases (Elsayed, 2012; Ibrahim et al., 2014).
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Climate Change Ministry mediaperson and environmental education specialist Mohammad Saleem Sunday said, 'Without adequate investments in urban forestry programmes that also involves communities, students, corporate sector and other civil society organizations, the country's urban areas including Karachi, Hyderabad, Nawabshah, Lahore, Multan , Faisalabad, Peshawar, Rawalpindi and Islamabad will continue to remain increasingly vulnerable to various socio-economic, environmental and climate change-related problems.
Climate Change Ministry mediapersons and environmental education specialist Mohammad Saleem Sunday said, 'Without adequate investments in urban forestry programmes that also involves communities, students, corporate sector and other civil society organizations, the country's urban areas including Karachi, Hyderabad, Nawabshah, Lahore, Multan , Faisalabad, Peshawar, Rawalpindi and Islamabad will continue to remain increasingly vulnerable to various socio-economic, environmental and climate change-related problems.
At present, Vietnam's urban network is formed and developed based on the central cities.
For making policy decisions related to different sectors like Transportation, Health and Education etc.it is recommended to conduct a thorough longitudinal study of urban form and to formulate the policies accordingly.
The present book is an attempt to study the process of urban growth, urban development constraints, urban policies and strategies to produce an integrated rural-urban model of urban development in India.
"There's a common belief that urban dwellers are generally healthier than rural residents, in part because there are more health and social services in cities," Montgomery notes.