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.

Higher Polytechnic School (EPS) – University of Santiago de Compostela


The Higher Polytechnic School (Escola Politécnica Superior, EPS) is a technical faculty of the University of Santiago de Compostela specialized in rural-related studies (as forestry and agricultural engineering), as well as in civil and geomatic engineering. Its objectives are the provision of adequate, up-to-date and applied formation to the students, as well as the development of research in the fields of agronomy, forestry, environment, civil engineering, and geomatics and surveying.