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POST GRADUATE DIPLOMA IN URBAN GOVERNANCE (PGDUG) Term-End Examination
June, 2017 MPA-022 : URBAN DEVELOPMENT AND POVERTY ALLEVIATION
Time : 2 hours
Note : Answer any five questions'in about 400 words each, selecting at least two questions from each section. All questions cam/ equal marks. SECTION - I 1.
Discuss the concept of migration and highlight 10 the models of rural - urban migration.
Explain the current accounting system in urban 10 local bodies and suggest necessary measures to streamline it.
Examine the housing and urban development 10 policy in India.
Describe the approaches for national sustainable 10 development strategies.
Write short notes on the following in about 200 words each : (a)
Effects of urbanisation.
Link between informal sector and livelihood approach. SECTION
Discuss the concept and causes of urban poverty. 10
What are the basic reasons for inadequate impact 10 of programme implementation in urban poverty alleviation ?
Analyse the activities of SAATH within and 10 integrated development framework in poverty alleviation.
Examine the major employment generation 10 programmes.
10. 'Tax Free Municipal Bond and Rationalization of 10 user charges are necessary reforms for urban development'. Comment.