Massimiliano L.



Collaborating with both private (SMEC, Mapas Pegado) and public/academic sectors. Recent main activities: - Mapai dam Environmental and Socio-economic impact assement of the future dam in Mapai region along the Limpopo river - MÔNGUÉ area restoration Master Plan Published @ The final report of the Land Units project --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Main investigator for the production of a 1:250.000 scale map of Land-Units (some sort of FAO-SOTER - Soil and Terrain database - alike dataset) for the Provinces of Manica and Sofala (Mozambique). The Information System is going to be integrated with the Rural Cadaster (SIGIT) and will be used by local authorities for land-use planning and land suitability analysis in the region. Each Land-Unit incorporates land-form, soil, lithology, climate, land cover (actual/potential) data. Data processing is automated via PYTHON scripting. Final products (data, reports and code) have been installed on a Mozambican server at local Ministry of Agriculture (MINAG). A final workshop with local authorities is going to be held in February 2015 to present the results and to illustrate the use of the system. almost 25 years international experience in management of Geographic Information Systems (designing, setting-up, coordinating technical staff, capacity building) + 10 years experience in remote sensing digital image processing. Based in Mozambique Interested in collaborations both as free-lance consultant and as (start-up) entrepreneur.


  • data management
  • local government
  • gis / mapping
  • climate change
  • economic policy
  • mozambique
  • worldwide
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  • Funders
  • Countries
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