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
land rights Earth & Environmental Sciences
governance Social Sciences
informal settlement 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 2020

LADM-based profile for farmland Tripartite Entitlement System in China

Zhou, Y., Xu, Z., Li, G., Liao, R., Lemmen, C. H. J., Wu, C. & Wu, Y., 8 Jan 2020, In : Land use policy. 92, p. 1-13 13 p., 104459.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

agricultural land
system model

Measuring and understanding global human settlements patterns and processes: innovation, progress and application

Daniele, E., Deborah, B. & Sliuzas, R., 2 Jan 2020, In : International journal of digital earth. 13, 1, p. 2-8 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

3D Cadastres in India: Examining the status and potential for land administration and management in Delhi

Ghawana, T., Bennett, R., Zevenbergen, J. A., Khandelwal, P. & Rahman, S., 26 Dec 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Land use policy. p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

periurban area


Africa Thesis Awards

F.I. Hoefsloot (Recipient), 2017


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

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

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, ...