Establishing green belts

Designating parkland zones
Developing green wedges
Increasing vegetation in the form of green-belts is one alternative to mitigate urban air pollution as plants produce oxygen, serve as a sink for pollutants, and also check flow of dust and fly-ash to the areas of human settlements and bring down noise pollution level.
Type Classification:
E: Emanations of other strategies
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 11: Sustainable Cities and CommunitiesGOAL 15: Life on Land