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 Regional Workshop in Florence Featured on Toscana TV

The recent Satoyama Initiative Regional Workshop in Florence, held from 27 to 29 May 2014 at Palazzo Coppini and Auditorium al Duomo in Florence, Italy, was the subject of a short feature on Toscana TV, a local television station on 5 June 2014. The story includes interviews with Paolo Del Bianco, President of the workshop’s host and co-organizer the Romualdo Del Bianco Foundation and its international institute Life Beyond Tourism, Professor Kazuhiko Takeuchi, Senior Vice Rector of United Nations University, and workshop contributor Professor Emma Mandelli of the University of Florence along with footage of a number of speakers and participants.

TV Toscana

The video (in Italian) can be seen by clicking here.