PlanSmart in a nutshell
PlanSmart is a junior research group exploring innovative approaches for addressing water-borne challenges through planning and implementing nature-based solutions in river basins and urban regions. PlanSmart advances knowledge through a transdisciplinary process to assessing, developing, and implementing nature-based solutions with novel methods, tools and technologies. PlanSmart is based at Leibniz Universität Hannover in cooperation with the Leibniz Centre for Agricultural Landscape Research – ZALF.
PlanSmart is supported through the German Federal Ministry for Education and Research (BMBF) as part of the funding priority "Social-Ecological Research" within the Research for Sustainability Program (FONA³).