April 22, 2014
JICA President Akihiko Tanaka visited Mongolia April 14-17 and held talks with key figures including Mongolian Prime Minister Norovyn Altankhuyag, gave a lecture at National University of Mongolia and visited the sites of ODA projects.
April 22, 2014
JICA and the Brookings Institution, working on joint research to discuss stabilization of the social economy after political changes in the Middle East and North Africa, held seminars in the U.S. and Egypt.
April 18, 2014
JICA Vice President Hideaki Domichi held talks with visiting Maldives President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom in Tokyo on April 16.
April 16, 2014
On April 5, 2014, Afghanistan marked its presidential election day. For the first time since the Taliban administration collapsed in November 2001, the Afghan people had the chance to choose a successor to President Hamid Karzai. JICA is helping prepare the groundwork for the Afghan government to offer vital services to its citizens.
March 27, 2014
In the wake of the immense damage caused by typhoon Haiyan in 2013, Japan dispatched a total of five disaster relief teams, namely, three medical teams to diagnose and assist in the diagnosis of victims, one expert team to conduct an early reconstruction assessment and another expert team to respond to an oil spill from a power barge that ran aground. In this article, we review the one and-a-half months of JICA's efforts performed in collaboration with many humanitarian actors on the ground.
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 2014)
The Middle East is home to the world's most ancient civilizations and the recent Arab Spring. The photo gallery captures the splendor of the region and JICA's work in strengthening democracy and improving infrastructure, health, education and economic conditions.
Overviews of JICA projects along with video introductions taken on-site.