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.

SDM 2017: Results Announcement

11/10/2017

Report on the SDM 2017 Project Selection (from the SDM Executive Board) Since its launch in October 2010, the International Partnership for the Satoyama Initiative (IPSI) has been working with its diverse partners to promote the sustainable us... [ more ]

Satoyama Initiative Regional Workshop in Sabah, Malaysia: Report and Abstracts Now Available

31/08/2017

The summary report and collected presentation abstracts for the recent Satoyama Initiative Regional Workshop in Sabah, Malaysia, held in April 2017 in Kota Kinabalu, has been completed and is now available for download by clicking the image below. ... [ more ]

Videos on the Indicators of Resilience in SEPLS

31/07/2017

IPSI member the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES) recently produced a video series based on the application of the "Indicators of Resilience in Socio-ecological Production Landscapes and Seascapes (SEPLS)". The video series is ... [ more ]

SDM 2016 Booklet Published

16/05/2017

The Satoyama Development Mechanism (SDM) was established in 2013 as an IPSI collaborative activity between the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES), UNU-IAS and the Ministry of the Environment, Japan, to promote activities in line wit... [ more ]

Policy Brief: Mainstreaming Socio-Ecological Production Landscape Management Approaches

27/03/2017

A new Policy Brief from the United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS), host of the IPSI Secretariat, provides guidance for policymakers seeking solutions to safeguard landscapes that are tied to human live... [ more ]

Satoyama Initiative Regional Workshop in Peru Summary Report Now Available

17/01/2017

The official report for the recent Satoyama Initiative Regional Workshop in Peru, held from in June 2016 in Cusco and Pisac, Peru, has been completed and is now available for download at the image below.   The report contains a great... [ more ]