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)

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.