SatoyamaDevelopmentMechanism (SDM) ~Landscape approach to mainstreaming biodiversity into primary production sectors~

Event: Convention on Biological Diversity SBSTTA-20 Side Event 1139: Collection and strategic use of knowledge for mainstreaming biodiversity into various sectors
Date: 26 April 2016, International Civil Aviation Organisation, Montreal, Canada

The presentation firstly provided an overview on Satoyama Development Mechanism (SDM), a seed funding scheme to promote the activities of the members of the International Partnership for Satoyama Initiative (IPSI) in line with IPSI objectives, followed by highlights of the achievements by the SDM grant recipients particularly relating to the mainstreaming of biodiversity considerations into forest and agriculture sectors. On these basis the presentation demonstrated an integrative landscape approach to SDGs by explaining how the SDM grant recipients related SDGs in their respective actions, and concluded by a summary of points to make SDM fully functoinal to fulfill its original mission.