Current Affairs: BRICS Urbanisation Forum Meet in Vishakhapatnam
Third BRICS Urbanisation Forum Meet begins in Vishakhapatnam on 14.09.2016
BRICS Urbanisation Forum Meet
- In Andhra Pradesh, the 3rd BRICS Urbanisation Forum Meet begins in the Visakhapatnam ON 14.09.2016. The meet will be inaugurated by Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu in the presence of Union Minister of Urban Development, M. Venkaiah Naidu and other dignitaries.
- The delegates from the BRICS nations, Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa, will discuss investments, urbanisation, formation of new cities and others during the three-day deliberations.
- The conference will also discuss how to increase the productivity, how to make a separate urban finance system and creation of employment opportunities.
- Based on the discussions and deliberations during the three days, ‘Vizag Declaration’ will be prepared, which would play a vital role in the ministers’ conference of BRICS to be held on October 15 and 16 in Goa.