Stichting VU-VUMC (Institute for Environmental Studies, VU University Amsterdam; IVM-VU)


The Institute for Environmental Studies (IVM) is the oldest interdisciplinary environmental research institute in the Netherlands.

Chief skills & contribution to LUC4C

Land-use & land-cover change modelling, ecosystem services, trade-off analysis, climate change impacts (flood risk assessment), policy analysis, stakeholder engagement

Researchers involved

  • Dave Huitema
  • Peter Verburg
  • Reinhard Prestele
  • Richard Fuchs
  • Eric Massay
  • Žiga Malek