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.


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    Prof. Daily: Message to the Satoyama Initiative

    Duration: 2.56 --- 16/03/2010

    International Cosmos Prize winner speaks about the importance of sustainability

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    Jeff McNeely: IUCN Chief Scientist

    Duration: 11.46 --- 16/02/2010

    Interview discussing Satoyama and sustainable landscapes for the present and future

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    Spencer Thomas: Chair of SBSTTA, CBD Secretariat

    Duration: 5.13 --- 16/02/2010

    Interview discussing mixing modern and traditional to provide for human well-being

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    A.H. Zakri: University Sains Malaysia

    Duration: 6.53 --- 23/12/2009

    Interview discussing the provisional, regulatory and cultural aspects of ecosystem services

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    Life in a Vibrant Satoyama Forest

    Duration: 10.36 --- 29/09/2009

    Entrepreneurs employ tradition and science to support and benefit from biodiversity

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    The Satoyama Initiative:Toward a rural society in harmony with nature

    Duration: 10.47 --- 24/09/2009

    A video on the Satoyama Initiative made by IPSI partner the Ministry of the Environment, Japan

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    Harvest Time in Satoyama, Japan

    Duration: 6.33 --- 18/08/2009

    Illustrates the decline of Satoyama and the associated economic, and cultural loss