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

30 September – 2 October 2018: The 7th IPSI Global Conference (IPSI-7)

28/05/2018

the IPSI Secretariat will organize the Seventh Global Conference of the International Partnership for the Satoyama Initiative (IPSI-7) to be held in Kanazawa, Ishikawa Prefecture, Japan from 30 September – 2 October 2018, hosted by the Ishikawa Pre... [ more ]

19 July 2018: ISAP2018 Thematic Track Session: “Sustainable Production Landscapes and Seascapes for Biodiversity, Human Livelihoods and Well-being”

25/05/2018

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 “Sustainable Production Lan... [ more ]

2-13 July 2018: IPSI side events at CBD SBSTTA-22 and SBI-2

The IPSI Secretariat is looking forward to taking part in two upcoming meetings under the processes of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD): the Twenty-second Meeting of the Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice (S... [ more ]

22-24 May 2018: IPSI Case Study Workshop in Tokyo, Japan

24/05/2018

A workshop was held by the IPSI Secretariat from 22 to 24 May 2018 at the United Nations University Headquarters in Tokyo, Japan as part of the process toward the publication of the fourth volume of the “Satoyama Initiative Thematic Review” (SI... [ more ]

26 February 2018, International Symposium on SEPLS and Eco-DRR

26/02/2018

The “2018 International Symposium on Resilience of Socio-ecological Production Landscape – Ecosystem-based Disaster Risk Reduction (Eco-DRR)” was held at the Center for Condensed Matter Sciences of National Taiwan University in Chinese Taip... [ more ]

16-17 January 2018: Workshop on incorporation of integrated landscape management approaches in NBSAPs

17/01/2018

On 16 and 17 January 2018, IPSI members The University of Tokyo’s Integrated Research System for Sustainability Science (UTIR3S) and UNU-IAS, the host of the IPSI Secretariat, co-organized an international workshop entitled “Mainstreaming Biodi... [ more ]

11-16 December 2017: IPSI Side Events at CBD SBSTTA-21 and WG8J-10

16/12/2017

The Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) held the Twenty-first Meeting of the Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice (SBSTTA-21) from 11-14 December and the Tenth Meeting of the Ad Hoc Open-ended Working Group on Artic... [ more ]

4 October 2017: International Forum on Biocultural Diversity

04/10/2017

The first in a planned series of international forums to commemorate the one-year anniversary of the 1st Asian Conference on Biocultural Diversity was held on 4 October 2017 in Kanazawa, Ishikawa Prefecture, Japan, titled "Biocultural diversity &... [ more ]

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 ]