April 21, 2015
On April 13, Soichi Noguchi, an astronaut for JAXA, assumed the position of “Official Supporter” of a project called the Japan Public-Private Platform for REDD+ that JICA is jointly promoting with other partners.
April 17, 2015
From March 26 to 29, the IDB Annual Meeting was held in Busan, South Korea. JICA President Tanaka participated in a side event as a panelist, a high level seminar entitled “New Horizons in Latin America and Caribbean - Asia Development Cooperation.”
April 15, 2015
A Nairobi city master plan JICA handed over March 5, is set to decentralize services away from the central business district, widen and build roads, develop rail and improve water distribution.
April 14, 2015
A project to simplify customs procedures between Tanzania and Rwanda and boost trade in the Eastern African region came to fruition when a One Stop Border Post officially opened Jan. 10.
April 14, 2014
During a visit to Cambodia from April 5 to 7, Akihiko Tanaka, president of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) attended the opening ceremony of Tsubasa Bridge, which supplied the missing link in the Greater Mekong Region Southern Economic Corridor, tying Bangkok with Ho Chi Minh City.
April 13, 2015
If you drive an hour and a half on Cambodia's National Road No.1, which runs along the Mekong River from the capital of Phnom Penh, you will spot a distinctive bridge. This is Tsubasa Bridge, for which an opening ceremony was held April 6.
Japan's foreign assistance to poor countries is more important than ever.
- Akihiko Tanaka
Types of Assistance
Types of development assistance for evolving countries
Promoting cooperation, transparency and accountability
The JICA Annual Report provides a detailed account of JICA's programs and schemes, augmented by statistical data.
JICA's World (April 2015)
Read about our focused efforts on areas of priority assistance
Overviews of JICA projects along with video introductions taken on-site.