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.

Soil and Water Conservation Bureau (SWCB), Executive Yuan, Chinese Taipei

SWCB is the government agency in charge of the planning, monitoring and coordination of water and soil conservation, slopeland conservation and utilization, integrated watershed conservation and restoration, debris-flow disaster prevention as well as regeneration of rural villages in Chinese Taipei.

For more information, see the SWCB website at