International Satoyama Intiative

IPSI, the International Partnership for the Satoyama Initiative, promotes collaboration in the conservation and restoration of sustainable human-influenced natural environments (Socio-Ecological Production Landscapes and Seascapes: SEPLS) through broader global recognition of their value.

CBD SBSTTA-15 side event: Restoring Life: Challenges and Hopes in Ecosystem Restoration


The fifteenth meeting of the Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice (SBSTTA15) to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) took place in Montreal, Canada (7 - 11 November 2011). During this meeting, the IPSI Secretar... [ more ]

Great East Japan Earthquake Rebuilding Symposium


The Great East Japan Earthquake Rebuilding Symposium, entitled ‘Exploring Integrative Approaches from Land to Sea’ was held on 5 August 2011 at the United Nations University headquarters in Tokyo. More than 200 participants, including representat... [ more ]

The first Global Conference of IPSI


The first Global Conference of IPSI, consisting of the Assembly, Public Forum, and the Steering Committee meeting, was held in Aichi, Japan during 10-11 March 2011. The IPSI, an international platform launched at the Tenth Meeting of the Conferenc... [ more ]