Ms. Maria Riffat
Research Assistant and PhD student
Ruhr University Bochum, Germany
Maria Riffat is working as a research assistant and PhD student at the Chair of Environmental Analysis and Planning in Metropolitan Regions at the Institute of Geography, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany. She is intensively developing an informed spatial planning and governance system by using dashboards technology in landscape and environmental planning to strengthen decision making process at early planning process stages for a sustainable spatial development. Other major activities include assistance in teaching graduate and undergraduate courses to the students of Geography.
Urban biodiversity and ecosystem services dashboards to inform landscape and urban planning: a review of current practices