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.

National Dong-Hwa University

Chinese Taipei

National Dong Hwa University, as a comprehensive university in eastern Taiwan, seeks to sustain and enhance its excellence as an institution of higher learning through outstand teaching and research so as to produce well-rounded graduates with lifelong abilities to provide leadership with the societies they serve. National Dong Hwa University strives to offer its students a unique, well-round university experience that instills in them professional expertise, humanistic concerns, and scientific competence. By encouraging them to engage in both theoretical and applied research in various academic fields, the University wishes to provide its students with the academic foundation and creative spark they will need to advance human knowledge, lead successful careers, and foster the cultural and economic development of Taiwan.