A European Union delegation is on a five day visit to Chandigarh in a view to help city beautiful develop as smart, green city. It is under the World Cities Project of European Union that the delegation visited the city.
Various maters falling under regional and urban development are being thrown light upon. With an aim to contribute to better urban policy for the improvement of life quality, the delegation is studying urban planning especially non-motorised transportation, sewage treatment and waste management in the city.
The visit of Members of European delegation also includes a day at the beautiful Rock Garden. Discussions are expected to be held about the main challenges of Chandigarh on environmental management with a focus on bicycles, pedestrians and public transportation.
During 2015, the World Cities Project implemented several working meetings and study visits in China, India, Japan, Canada and Europe. We expect that the results of this visit yield some good changes in the city in order to proceed further on the path of speedy and sustainable development.