The First Global Conference of the International Partnership for the Satoyama Initiative (IPSI)
The first Global Conference of IPSI, consisting of the Assembly, Public Forum, and the Steering Committee meeting will be held in Aichi, Japan during 10-12 March 2011 (a half-day excursion to satoyama is scheduled for the 12th).
* The IPSI, an international platform launched at the Tenth Meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP10) to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), facilitates the implementation of activities identified by the Satoyama Initiative. The Partnership comprises numerous committed organisations including national and local governments, research institutes, international organisations, NGOs and private companies seeking to promote and support the accomplishment of the objectives of the Satoyama Initiative.
Date: Thursday, 10 March 2011, IPSI Assembly
Friday, 11 March 2011, Public Forum (9:30 to 17.15)
Venue: Noyori Conference Hall, University of Nagoya, Aichi, Japan