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.

IPSI Case Study Review Completed

23/12/2015

The IPSI Secretariat at the United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS), in collaboration with the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES), has been carried out an analysis of the first 80 case ... [ more ]

Satoyama Initiative Thematic Review Vol. 1

22/12/2015

ANNOUNCEMENT: The "Call for Papers" for Volume 2 of the Satoyama Initiative Thematic Review is now open. Please visit this page for more information. The “Satoyama Initiative Thematic Review” is a yearly publication series, comprising a compilat... [ more ]

Questionnaire: IPSI Plan of Action 2013-2018 Mid-term Review

01/12/2015

As part of the mid-term review of the IPSI Plan of Action 2013-2018, the IPSI Secretariat has produced a questionnaire for IPSI members to share their experiences and opinions on the development of the partnership to date and its strategic direction ... [ more ]

Brochure for IPSI Case Study Review

30/10/2015

A review of the first 80 IPSI Case Studies was recently completed by UNU-IAS and the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies. A brochure summarizing the findings of the review has been produced, and is available for download by clicking the ima... [ more ]

Official Report from Satoyama Initiative Regional Workshop in Ghana available for download

21/10/2015

The official report for the recent Satoyama Initiative Regional Workshop in Africa, held from 10-12 August in Accra, Ghana, has been completed and is now available for download at the link below. 20150810-12 Africa Regional Workshop Report The ... [ more ]

Mainstreaming Biodiversity Conservation and Sustainable Management in Priority Socio-Ecological Production Landscapes and Seascapes “GEF-Satoyama Project” CALL FOR PROPOSALS Indo-Burma Biodiversity Hotspot

01/10/2015

“GEF-Satoyama Project” is a shorthand name for the formal project name, “Mainstreaming Biodiversity Conservation and Sustainable Management in Priority Socio-Ecological Production Landscapes and Seascapes.” It aims to achieve societies in har... [ more ]

Call for Proposals: “Satoyama Development Mechanism 2015”

09/07/2015

The IPSI Secretariat is pleased to share an announcement from the secretariat of the Satoyama Development Mechanism (SDM), one of the IPSI Collaborative Activities. The SDM Secretariat has now opened a call for proposals for SDM 2015. This coll... [ more ]

27 July 2015: Symposium for ProSPER.Net-Scopus Young Scientist Award in Sustainable Development

The Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) programme at IPSI partner the United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS) will hold a symposium where the ProSPER.Net-Scopus Young Scientist Award in Sust... [ more ]

Call for Papers: “Enhancing knowledge for better management of SEPLS”

08/01/2015

The IPSI Secretariat is pleased to announce a Call for Papers for the pilot edition of a planned compilation series of case studies submitted by IPSI members. The theme of the pilot edition will be “Enhancing knowledge for better management of SEPL... [ more ]