August 2, 2022
On Tuesday, August 2nd, 2022, JICA Iran office conducted the on-line workshop on Experience Sharing on Participatory Local Social Development (PLSD) among Iran, Japan, the Philippines and Tanzania within the framework of the JICA technical cooperation with Municipalities and Rural Management Organization (MRMO), Ministry Interior of the Islamic Republic of Iran.
PLSD is one of the strategic frameworks for the Participatory Local Development which was developed by Prof. Ohama and has been adopted by some local governments in Japan and other countries.
In this workshop, governmental officials from Tanzania and Philippines shared their experiences of implementing PLSD projects with more than 50 participants from Iran.
JICA Iran Office hopes that this workshop has paved the way for the participants to get familiar with the core point of PLSD and reach to a clear vision of how to put it into practice in the future.
Opening remarks by Mr. Azuma, Chief Representative of JICA Iran office,
Prof. Ohama and PLSD experts Mr. Suzuki and Mr. Oribe
Introduction of the PLSD project in the Philippines
Introduction of the PLSD project of Tanzania
The key point of PLSD was remaindered by Prof. Ohama