Policy Study on Strategic Options for Urbanization

Date: April 2014
Document Type: Completion Reports / TA Completion Reports
Project Number: 44024-012

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This is the completion report for a technical assistance (TA) project that focused on analyzing key urban development issues in the People's Republic of China (PRC), including the projected pace and spatial distribution of urbanization; and the policy and institutional reforms needed to support sustainable urban development. The report provides an assessment and rating for the project, and includes major lessons, recommendations and follow-up actions.

Rated highly successful, the TA provided timely support to the executing agency and the government in preparing the PRC's new urbanization plan for the 2014-2020 period, which was released on 16 March 2014.