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.

Fuli Farmers Association

Fuli Farmers Association (FFA) of Taiwan was founded based on the Farmers Association Act which principle is to ensure farmers’ right and to improve their living standard as well as to develop rural economy. Like all Farmers Association in Taiwan, FFA is a non-profit corporation with economic, educational, and social functions. Under the endorsement of the Act, FFA is responsible for 21 tasks, including agricultural promotion, agricultural finance, agricultural insurance, agricultural and livestock products logistics and marketing, warehousing, processing, manufacturing, retailing, agro-production assets and material logistic, rural tourism, among others. FFA has worked closely with most of the farmers and rural communities in Fuli Township of Hualien County, Taiwan and would like to play an important role on marketing green agricultural products and promoting green tourism the Satoyama Initiative in Fuli Township.

For more information, see: http://www.fulifa.org.tw/Default.asp