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.

Satoyama Initiative Thematic Review

The “Satoyama Initiative Thematic Review” is an annual publication series based on IPSI Case Studies. Each year’s publication brings together case studies around a common theme, together with a synthesis paper. This publication is produced by 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).

SITR cover (2015) Vol.1: Enhancing knowledge for better management of SEPLS

SITR2 cover (2016) Vol.2: Mainstreaming concepts and approaches of SEPLS into policy and decision-making

SITR3-cover (2017) Vol.3: Sustainable livelihoods in SEPLS