November 15, 2018
Nov. 19 is the UN-designated "World Toilet Day."
November 12, 2018
In Vietnam, it has become possible to produce safe, high-quality vaccines, which is proving useful in preventing infectious diseases.
November 8, 2018
Since the Meiji era (1868-1912), Japan has been confronting the problem of pollution as it moved forward with industrialization for economic growth.
November 2, 2018
In October 1872, Japan's first railroad opened between Tokyo and Yokohama, a 29-kilometer stretch. Almost a century later, in 1964, the Tokaido Shinkansen opened, and shortly after that Japan began transferring rail technology and knowledge to developing countries.
November 1, 2018
Japan Overseas Cooperation Volunteers (JOCVs) and a Youth Volunteer for Nikkei Communities (NJV) who have finished their two years of activity in the countries they were sent to and returned to Japan had the honor of talking informally with Their Majesties the Emperor and Empress of Japan at the Imperial Palace on Sept. 26.
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 (October 2018)
Read about our focused efforts on areas of priority assistance
Overviews of JICA projects along with video introductions taken on-site.