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.

12 July 2018: CBD SBI-2 Side Event “Mainstreaming Biodiversity in Production Landscapes and Seascapes: Integrated Approaches in Design and Implementation of National Biodiversity Strategies and Action Plans (NBSAPs)”

12/07/2018

The IPSI Secretariat at the United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS), with the Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity, the Ministry of the Environment of Japan, and the Ministry of the Envi... [ more ]

10 July 2018: CBD SBI-2 Side Event “Financing Landscape Management Approaches: Replication and Upscaling for Biodiversity and Sustainable Development”

10/07/2018

IPSI partner the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), with the IPSI Secretariat at the United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS) and Conservation International Japan, held this side event duri... [ more ]

5 July 2018: CBD SBSTTA-22 Side Event “Can a landscape approach bridge livelihood, science, and conservation? The Satoyama Initiative and the science-policy interface”

05/07/2018

The IPSI Secretariat at the United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS), with the Ministry of the Environment of Japan and the Ghana National Biodiversity Committee, held this side event during the Twenty-... [ more ]

2-13 July 2018: IPSI side events at CBD SBSTTA-22 and SBI-2

02/07/2018

The IPSI Secretariat is looking forward to taking part in two upcoming meetings under the processes of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD): the Twenty-second Meeting of the Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice (S... [ more ]

30 September – 2 October 2018: The 7th IPSI Global Conference (IPSI-7)

28/05/2018

the IPSI Secretariat will organize the Seventh Global Conference of the International Partnership for the Satoyama Initiative (IPSI-7) to be held in Kanazawa, Ishikawa Prefecture, Japan from 30 September – 2 October 2018, hosted by the Ishikawa Pre... [ more ]

19 July 2018: ISAP2018 Thematic Track Session: “Sustainable Production Landscapes and Seascapes for Biodiversity, Human Livelihoods and Well-being”

25/05/2018

The IPSI Secretariat at the United Nations University Institute for Advanced Studies (UNU-IAS) and the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES) are pleased to announce the hosting of a parallel session on “Sustainable Production Lan... [ more ]

22-24 May 2018: IPSI Case Study Workshop in Tokyo, Japan

24/05/2018

A workshop was held by the IPSI Secretariat from 22 to 24 May 2018 at the United Nations University Headquarters in Tokyo, Japan as part of the process toward the publication of the fourth volume of the “Satoyama Initiative Thematic Review” (SI... [ more ]

26 February 2018, International Symposium on SEPLS and Eco-DRR

26/02/2018

The “2018 International Symposium on Resilience of Socio-ecological Production Landscape – Ecosystem-based Disaster Risk Reduction (Eco-DRR)” was held at the Center for Condensed Matter Sciences of National Taiwan University in Chinese Taip... [ more ]

16-17 January 2018: Workshop on incorporation of integrated landscape management approaches in NBSAPs

17/01/2018

On 16 and 17 January 2018, IPSI members The University of Tokyo’s Integrated Research System for Sustainability Science (UTIR3S) and UNU-IAS, the host of the IPSI Secretariat, co-organized an international workshop entitled “Mainstreaming Biodi... [ more ]