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.

Japan Habitat Association


Japan Habitat Association, established in 2001 in accordance with Japanese Law, has its main office in Tokyo with a branch in Fukuoka. The association’s objective is to support UN-HABITAT activities through fund-raising as well as by promoting them to the public. Emphasis is on assisting people suffering from deteriorated housing and environmental conditions.