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.

United Nations Centre for Regional Development (UNCRD)

http://www.uncrd.or.jp/

UNCRD is dedicated to promote sustainable regional development (RD) in developing countries. Main activities include research, training, policy advice, and partnership building for RD with a focus on Environment, Disaster Management, and Human Security. The organization is headquartered in Nagoya (Japan) and field offices are located in Hyogo (Japan), Africa, and Latin America.