Florence is a Research Associate with the Ecosystem Services for Development team. She helps government, financial institutions, companies, experts and civil society to consider natural capital in their decisions. She leads the work on the Ecosystem Services Review for Impact Assessment, a structure method to assess project impacts and dependence on ecosystem services during environmental and social impact assessment (ESIA). She co-authored a series of atlases on poverty and ecosystem services in Kenya and Uganda.
Prior to joining WRI, Florence used her expertise in remote sensing to evaluate the risks of deforestation in the Venezuelan Andes and detect indicators of land mines in Croatia.
Florence has an Agronomy Engineer Degree from the Catholic University of Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgium) and a Master in Remote Sensing and Geographic Information System (GIS) from the Free University of Brussels (Belgium).