Department of Urban and Regional Planning and Geo-Information Management

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The department of Urban and Regional Planning and Geo-Information Management is responsible for developing capacity of organizations that are involved in the field of geo-information management for multi-level governance of urban regions, primarily for and in countries that are technologically and/or economically less developed.

Urban and Regional Planning and Geo-Information Management (PGM)



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land tenure Earth & Environmental Sciences
cadastre Earth & Environmental Sciences
informal settlement Earth & Environmental Sciences
governance Social Sciences
land rights Earth & Environmental Sciences
climate change Earth & Environmental Sciences
land Earth & Environmental Sciences
stakeholder Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Mahmood M.I.A. Abdelkader

Person: Academic, PNUT

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Zaid Abubakari

Person: Academic

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Rosa Maria Aguilar

Person: Academic


Research Output 1973 2019

2 Citations (Scopus)
16 Downloads (Pure)

Access or Accessibility? A Critique of the Urban Transport SDG Indicator

Brussel, M. J. G., Zuidgeest, M., Pfeffer, K. & Van Maarseveen, M. F. A. M., 30 Jan 2019, In : ISPRS international journal of geo-information. 8, 2, p. 67-90 67.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
urban transport
Sustainable development
sustainable development
Urban transportation

Addressing fuzzy boundaries in community delimitations for systematic cadaster in Mozambique

Carrilho, J., Balas, M., Ruy Marques, M., Macate, Z. & Lemmen, C. H. J., 25 Mar 2019. 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperAcademic

Open Access
5 Downloads (Pure)

A generalised fuzzy cognitive mapping approach for modelling complex systems

Nair, A., Reckien, D. & Van Maarseveen, M. F. A. M., 1 Nov 2019, In : Applied Soft Computing. 84, p. 1-13 13 p., 105754.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Large scale systems
Fuzzy rules
Dynamical systems
Neural networks


environmental risk

Article of the Month

Zaid Abubakari (Recipient), Rohan Mark Bennett (Recipient), P. van der Molen (Recipient) & E.D. Kuusaana (Recipient), Feb 2017

Prize: Other distinction


Activities 2010 2019

  • 4 Oral presentation
  • 1 Organising a conference, workshop, ...
  • 1 Editorial work
  • 1 Publication Peer-review

9th International Conference on Communities & Technologies - Transforming Communities 2019

Max Krüger (Participant), Konstantin Aal (Participant), Volker Wulf (Participant), Franziska Tachtler (Participant), Reem Talhouk (Participant), A.M. Bustamante Duarte (Participant), Karen Fisher (Participant), Eiad Yafi (Participant), Koula Charitonos (Participant)
3 Jun 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganising a conference, workshop, ...

Land use policy (Journal)

Jaap Zevenbergen (Editor)
Jan 2019 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial work

Monitoring green capital of the UT campus

Louise (Wieteke) Willemen (Speaker), N. Schwarz (Speaker), E.G. Drakou (Speaker)
11 Apr 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Press / Media

Building Climate Resilience in the Urban Poor

Richard Sliuzas


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Public Engagement Activities

An Interview with Paul van Asperen

Paul van Asperen


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment