Altaf LankoreeAdvisor, Planning
Masters in Geography, Masters in Planning
A native of Kargil in Ladakh, Mr. Altaf is a post graduate in Regional Planning and Geography. He also holds a post graduate diploma in Disaster Management.
He has a special interest in Regional Planning and his thesis project on structural backwardness in the Kashmir Valley has concluded that Kupwara, Ganderbal, Bandipora and Kulgam are four highly backward districts in terms of regional development in the Kashmir valley. His work on Geopolitics in Ladakh based on remote sensing and GIS is a notable one.
His other notable academic projects include ‘Eco – Sensitive City Region Plan for Dehradun-2031, Uttarakhand, Block and Village Development Plan for Palwal-2031, Haryana, Outline Development Plan for Chittorgarh-2031, Rajasthan’.
He has also attended the Youth forum with Partners in Change (PiC), in collaboration with Copenhagen Consensus Centre on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) post 2015 development agenda. He has a wider interest in Urban and Environmental Planning, Human and Urban Geography, Climate Change, Sustainable Development, Policy and Governance.
At BizHeadz, he will be an advisor for Ladakh region and an expert plan strategist.