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.

EVENTS

28-30 May 2019: IPSI Case Study Workshop in Tokyo, Japan

30/05/2019

[caption id="attachment_16314" align="alignnone" width="600"] Participants in the 2019 IPSI Case Study Workshop[/caption] A workshop was held by the IPSI Secretariat from 28 to 30 May 2019 at the United Nations University Headquarters in Tokyo,... [ more ]

2-6 September 2019: The Eighth IPSI Global Conference (IPSI-8) and Thematic Consultation

27/05/2019

The Eighth Global Conference of the International Partnership for the Satoyama Initiative (IPSI-8) is currently being planned for 2-6 September 2019 in Kumamoto, Japan, hosted by the Kumamoto Prefectural Government. A thematic consultation is also be... [ more ]

12 May 2019: Global Landscapes Forum Kyoto 2019

12/05/2019

The Global Landscapes Forum Kyoto 2019 was held on 12 May in Kyoto, Japan, bringing together around 170 representatives of government, NGOs, Indigenous groups, the private sector, youth, civil society, science and media for discussions of landsc... [ more ]

29 January 2019: CBD Regional Consultation Side Event “Multi-stakeholder partnership to enhance landscape and seascape approaches for biodiversity conservation and human livelihoods”

29/01/2019

The IPSI Secretariat at the United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS), along with the Ministry of the Environment of Japan, Conservation International, and the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies... [ more ]

16-17 January 2019: International Workshop on Resilience Assessment of SEPLS

17/01/2019

An International Workshop on Resilience Assessment of SEPLS was held in Chinese Taipei, organized by IPSI partners the Soil and Water Conservation Bureau (SWCB) and the Society for Wildlife and Nature (SWAN International), focusing on the ... [ more ]

29 September – 2 October 2018: The 7th IPSI Global Conference (IPSI-7)

02/10/2018

The IPSI-7 Summary Report and Presentation Abstracts is now available for download here. [caption id="attachment_15666" align="alignnone" width="600"] Participants of IPSI-7[/caption] The IPSI Secretariat and the Ministry of the Environment, Ja... [ more ]

21-24 August 2018: “GEF-Satoyama Project” Consolidation Workshop

24/08/2018

A "Consolidation Workshop on Mainstreaming Biodiversity Conservation and Sustainable Management in Priority Socio-ecological Production Landscapes and Seascapes" was held under the "GEF-Satoyama Project", 21-24 August in Plaine Magnien, Mauritius. T... [ more ]

17-19 August 2018: International Conference on Eco-Friendly Farming and Farmland Ecology

19/08/2018

The "2018 International Conference on Eco-Friendly Farming and Farmland Ecology" was held August 17 to 19 at the National University of Taiwan in Chinese Taipei. The conference was organized by IPSI members Tse Xin Organic Agriculture Foundation an... [ more ]

12 July 2018: CBD SBI-2 Side Event “Mainstreaming Biodiversity in Production Landscapes and Seascapes: Integrated Approaches in Design and Implementation of National Biodiversity Strategies and Action Plans (NBSAPs)”

12/07/2018

The IPSI Secretariat at the United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS), with the Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity, the Ministry of the Environment of Japan, and the Ministry of the Envi... [ more ]

10 July 2018: CBD SBI-2 Side Event “Financing Landscape Management Approaches: Replication and Upscaling for Biodiversity and Sustainable Development”

10/07/2018

IPSI partner the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), with the IPSI Secretariat at the United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS) and Conservation International Japan, held this side event duri... [ more ]