Cabinet Approves MoC between India-Japan on Urban Development
♦ A Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) on Sustainable Urban Development has been signed between the Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs, Government of India & the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport & Tourism, Government of Japan.
♦ A Joint Working Group (JWG) will be additionally shaped to implement the programmes on cooperation below the Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC). The JWG will meet as soon as a year.
♦ The MoC will enhance the technical cooperation in Urban Planning, Smart Cities Development, Affordable Housing (including rental housing), Urban Flood Management, Sewerage and Waste Water Management, etc.
♦ The exceptional practices and key learnings will be exchanged between India and Japan in Sustainable Urban Development.