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.

EVENTS

6-8 September 2017: GEF-Satoyama Project Gender Mainstreaming Workshop in Tokyo, Japan

08/09/2017

A workshop on gender mainstreaming was held on 6-8 September 2017 at the United Nations University Headquarters building in Tokyo, Japan, organized by Conservation International Japan under the “GEF-Satoyama Project“. Members of the IPSI Secretar... [ more ]

26 July 2017: ISAP2017 Thematic Track Session “Putting sustainability at the heart of landscape and seascape management – Key roles played by subnational and local governments”

26/07/2017

The IPSI Secretariat at the United Nations University Institute for Advanced Studies (UNU-IAS) organized a thematic track session on “Putting sustainability at the heart of landscape and seascape management – Key roles played by subnational and ... [ more ]

28-30 June 2017: IPSI Case Study Workshop in Tokyo, Japan

30/06/2017

A workshop was held by the IPSI Secretariat at the United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS) from 28 to 30 June 2017 at the United Nations University Headquarters in Tokyo, Japan as part of the process to... [ more ]

18-20 April 2017: Satoyama Initiative Regional Workshop in Sabah, Malaysia

20/04/2017

Report and abstracts now available The summary report and collected presentation abstracts for the Satoyama Initiative Regional Workshop in Sabah is now available for download here. The report contains a great deal of information about the workshop ... [ more ]

23-26 January 2017: COMDEKS Global Knowledge Exchange Workshop

26/01/2017

The Community Development and Knowledge Management for the Satoyama Initiative (COMDEKS) project is a unique global programme implemented by the UNDP as a collaborative activity under IPSI from 2011 to 2017. The project held its Global Knowledg... [ more ]

8 December 2016: CBD COP 13 Side Event “Contributions of funding mechanisms under the Satoyama Initiative to mainstreaming biodiversity for well-being”

08/12/2016

The IPSI Secretariat at UNU-IAS, in collaboration with the Ministry of the Environment of Japan, Conservation International (CI), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Global Environment Facility (GEF) Secretariat, held a side event... [ more ]

6 December 2016: CBD COP 13 Side Event “Strategic Action for Mainstreaming Biodiversity: Contributions of the International Partnership for the Satoyama Initiative (IPSI) to Biodiversity and Human Well-Being”

06/12/2016

The IPSI Secretariat at UNU-IAS, in collaboration with the Ministry of the Environment, Japan, held a side event at the Thirteenth Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD COP 13) in Cancun, Mexico on 6 ... [ more ]

25 August 2016: TICAD VI Side Event on Resilience in SEPLS in Africa

25/08/2016

[caption id="attachment_13044" align="alignnone" width="600"] Some of the participants in the side event[/caption] The United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS), along with the University of Tokyo, The... [ more ]

1-10 September 2016: IUCN World Conservation Congress 2016

24/08/2016

From the IUCN World Conservation Congress website: Held once every four years, the IUCN World Conservation Congress brings together several thousand leaders and decision-makers from government, civil society, indigenous peoples, business, and ac... [ more ]

13 July 2016: ISAP2016 Parallel Session “Integrated landscape management: Effective approaches for translating knowledge into transformative actions”

13/07/2016

The IPSI Secretariat at the United Nations University Institute for Advanced Studies (UNU-IAS) and the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES) are pleased to announce the hosting of a parallel session on “Integrated landscape manag... [ more ]