Global Liveability index

JUN 10

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Why in news?

  • Global liveability index 2021 has been published.

About the index:

  • The Global Liveability Ranking is an annual assessment published by the London–based Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU).
  • It ranks around 140 global cities for their urban quality of life based on assessments of stability, healthcare, culture and environment, education and infrastructure.
  • New Zealand and Australian cities dominated the Global Liveability Index 2021 owing to their strong response to the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) pandemic.
  • Auckland (New Zealand), Osaka (Japan), Adelaide (Australia) and Wellington (New Zealand) dominated this year’s rankings.

Prelims Question:

” Global Liveability index” has been published by:
(a)UN- Habitat
(b)Economic intelligence unit
(c)Oxford School of Global and Area Studies
(d)World Bank

Answer to Prelims question