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Small cities and national development in Arab studies

Ishaq Y. Qutub

Small cities and national development in Arab studies

paper prepared for the International Seminar on Small Cities and National Development held in New Delhi, 24-29 January, 1983, sponsored by the United Nations Centre for Regional Development (Nagoya, Japan)

by Ishaq Y. Qutub

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Published by s.n. in [S.l .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Arab countries
    • Subjects:
    • Urbanization -- Arab countries -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby Ishaq Yacoub Qutub.
      ContributionsUnited Nations Centre for Regional Development., International Seminar on Small Cities and National Development (1983 : New Delhi, India)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHT147.5 .Q88 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination103 p. ;
      Number of Pages103
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3262243M
      LC Control Number83182454

        Today cities of the Arab world are subject to many of the same problems as other world cities, yet too often they are ignored in studies of urbanisation. This collection reveals the contrasts and similarities between older, traditional Arab cities and the newer oil-stimulated cities of the Gulf in their search for development and a place in the world s: 1. Arab Spring: A Research & Study Guide * الربيع العربي: Egypt This guide lists online and print sources for what has become known as the "Arab Spring," the popular revolutionary wave in the Middle East and North Africa that started in December Author: Ali Houissa.

        The Aga Khan Foundation is a non-denominational, international development agency established by His Highness the Aga Khan in Its mission is to develop and promote creative solutions to problems that impede social development, primarily in Asia and East Africa.   Today cities of the Arab world are subject to many of the same problems as other world cities, yet too often they are ignored in studies of urbanisation. This collection reveals the contrasts and similarities between older, traditional Arab cities and the newer oil-stimulated cities of the Gulf in their search for development and a place in the /5.

      Recognizing the importance of policy debate and knowledge sharing in the field of development, the Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development and the World Bank (Middle East and North Africa Region) agreed in March to hold joint high-level development seminars around issues pertaining to . Globally, 55% of the population lives in urban areas today. By , the number of people living in cities will increase by times to 6 billion, adding 2 billion more urban residents. With more than 80% of global GDP generated in cities, urbanization can contribute to sustainable growth if managed well by increasing productivity, allowing.


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