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Benin's major industries are agriculture and harbor services.
The structure of industries is 36 percent for agriculture, 14 percent for industry, and 50 percent for service and is issued on added value of agricultural products, diversity of industries, and efficiency of transportation service, etc.
JICA's support to Benin is primarily focused on 1) Infrastructure development, 2) Industry Promotion, 3) Environment improvement of people's lives.

Office Information
JICA/JOCV Benin Office
Djomehountin Haie-vive Ilot 628-G, Cotonou, R.P. Benin
(01 B.P.7097 Cotonou, R.P. Benin)

What's New

April 26, 2021 Message from the Resident Representative
August 4, 2020 Message from the Resident Representative
November 27, 2018 Message from the Resident Representative

News & Features

August 6, 2021 Signing of Grant Agreement with International Organization for Migration (IOM):Contributing to more effective preparedness and response to potential public health crises through procurement of public health equipment and infrastructure in Benin, Burkina Faso, Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana, and Togo
November 27, 2020 Their Imperial Highnesses Crown Prince and Crown Princess Akishino grant an audience to returned JOCVs
November 15, 2018 Raising Awareness of the Importance of Hand-Washing and Toilets in Africa From the Grass-Roots Level: 10 Years of the Water Security Action Team
November 1, 2018 Their Majesties the Emperor and Empress of Japan Talk Informally With Returned JOCVs and an NJV
October 19, 2018 Goal of Doubling Rice Production in Sub-Saharan Africa in 10 Years to Be Met in 2018

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