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.

Institution for Marine and Island Cultures (MIC), Mokpo National University, Republic of Korea

Republic of Korea

Institution for Marine and Island Cultures (MIC) conducts multi-disciplinary researches on humanities and environmental science in relation to marine (coastal) and island ecosystems in Asia-Pacific region. Since 2009, the institution is accomplishing Korean Humanities (HK) as long-term national project titled ‘Humanities of Island – Switch of space recognition paradigm in the history of civilization’.