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.

EVENTS

26 April 2016: CBD SBSTTA-20 Side Event “Collection and strategic use of knowledge for mainstreaming biodiversity into various sectors”

26/04/2016

The United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS), which serves as the IPSI Secretariat, in collaboration with the Ministry of the Environment of Japan and the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IG... [ more ]

12-14 January 2016: The Sixth IPSI Global Conference (IPSI-6) in Siem Reap, Cambodia

14/01/2016

The IPSI-6 Summary Report is now available for download here. The Sixth Global Conference of the International Partnership for the Satoyama Initiative (IPSI-6) was held from 12 to 14 January 2016 at the Empress Angkor Hotel in Siem Reap, Cambodia.... [ more ]

27-28 November 2015: Hokusetsu SATOYAMA International Workshop and Seminar, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan

28/11/2015

The “Hokusetsu SATOYAMA International Workshop and Seminar” was held in the Hokusetsu region in Hyogo Prefecture, Japan on 27 and 28 November 2016. The event was organised by Hyogo Prefecture, the Asia-Pacific Network for Global Change Research (... [ more ]

5 November 2015: CBD SBSTTA-19 Side Event: GEF-Satoyama Project Forum: Mainstreaming Biodiversity Conservation and Sustainable Management in Priority Socio-ecological Production Landscapes and Seascapes

05/11/2015

IPSI partner organization Conservation International, Japan organized a side event at the Nineteenth Meeting of the Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD SBSTTA-19) on Thurs... [ more ]

2 November 2015: CBD SBSTTA-19 Side Event: Collaborative Resource Mobilization and Knowledge Facilitation through Global Partnership: Activities of the International Partnership for the Satoyama Initiative (IPSI)

02/11/2015

The United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS), which serves as the IPSI Secretariat, in collaboration with the Ministry of the Environment of Japan and the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IG... [ more ]

23 September 2015: The First International Conference of Ecoagriculture and Satoyama Initiative, Taiwan

23/09/2015

[caption id="attachment_12123" align="alignnone" width="600"] The First International Conference of Ecoagriculture and Satoyama Initiative, Taiwan[/caption] The First International Conference of Ecoagriculture and Satoyama Initiative, Taiwan was h... [ more ]

10-12 August 2015: Satoyama Initiative Regional Workshop in Africa, Accra, Ghana

12/08/2015

[caption id="attachment_11984" align="alignnone" width="600"] Participants in the Satoyama Initiative Regional Workshop in Africa 2015[/caption]   Report The official report for the Satoyama Initiative Regional Workshop in Africa has been c... [ more ]

29 July 2015: ISAP 2015 Parallel Session “Contributing to regional sustainability and resilience from SEPLS” in Yokohama, Japan

29/07/2015

The United Nations University Institute for Advanced Studies (UNU-IAS) and the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES) held a parallel session on “Satoyama and Sustainable Development:Bridging Project Financing and Knowledge Genera... [ more ]

8 July 2015: UNU CAFÉ event featuring Ms. Yoko Watanabe

08/07/2015

Longtime IPSI friend, Ms. Yoko Watanabe, Asia Regional Coordinator of Programs at the Secretariat of the Global Environment Facility (GEF), was the invited speaker at a “UNU CAFÉ” event held at the Headquarters of the United Nations Unive... [ more ]

1 July 2015: Symposium: Regional Applications and Nexus of the Ocean Health Index in Tokyo, Japan

01/07/2015

A symposium was held on 1 July 2015 in Nakajima Hall at the University of Tokyo in Japan, titled “Regional Applications and Nexus of the Ocean Health Index”, and organized by IPSI partners the Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences o... [ more ]