Tree Cities of the World
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Why in news?
- Hyderabad city has been chosen as one among the ‘Tree Cities of the World’.
About the status:
- The status is given by the Arbor Day Foundation jointly with the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations Organisation.
- Hyderabad is the only city in the country to have been selected for this recognition in response to its commitment to growing and maintaining urban forestry.
- The recognition stands Hyderabad alongside 120 cities from 23 countries, including developed nations such as USA, UK, Canada, Australia and others.
- The city was evaluated based on the five standards, which have been spelt out by the Foundation as
- ‘Establish Responsibility.
- ‘Set the Rules.
- ‘Know What You Have.
- ‘Allocate the Resources.
- ‘Celebrate the Achievements.
Which of the following cities in India are part of Creative cities network of UNESCO:
Select the correct answer using the code given below:
(a)1 and 2 only
(b)1 and 3 only
(c)1,2 and 4 only
(d)1,2,3 and 4
Answer to Prelims Question