JICA DXLab Project
JICA DX Lab's projects are listed on this page. You can find descriptions of project details, co-creation partners, and the current project development. If you are interested, you can apply for co-creation projects that are currently in the “open” status.
Projects currently being implemented/completed
Exploring Innovative Digital Pathways for Horticulture Market Linkage in Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand
This Request for Proposal (RFP) signifies a collaborative initiative between JICA DX Lab and the Governments of Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand, aiming to select a technology solution provider (Digital Partner) for a Proof of Concept (PoC) project. The primary objective of the PoC is to validate the effectiveness of a digital/technology solution in elevating the income of farmers by offering market linkage solutions for vegetables and fruits...
Unlocking Digital Agri-advisory Solutions to Boost Productivity for Uttarakhand Horticulture Farmers
This Request for Proposal (RFP) signifies a collaborative initiative between JICA DX Lab and the Government of Uttarakhand, aiming to select a technology solution provider (Digital Partner) for a Proof of Concept (PoC) project. The primary objective of the PoC is to validate the effectiveness of a digital/technology solution in elevating farmers' income by enhancing the productivity of fruits and vegetables...
PoC for Big Data Analysis on Customer Profiling and People Movement in Blok M TOD Area with MRT Jakarta
The Proof of Concept will require a digital partner to comprehensively collect and analyze extensive user data within the Blok M vicinity of the MRT Jakarta station. This includes outlining a data collection strategy, presenting outcomes of the gathered data, providing insightful data analysis, summarizing the applicable regulatory framework, and providing recommendations for potential collaborations with other transport operators for data collection. In addition, the digital partner should propose MRTJ data-driven recommendations to increase ridership on MRTJ rail services and non-farebox revenue in the Blok M area.
Validation of Data Platform and Impact Measurement Methodology to Increase Women’s Financial Access in India
Following the $50 million loan agreement in 2021 with Northern Arc to improve women’s financial access through microfinance in India, JICA saw an opportunity to enhance data management practices and capture a wider range of detailed data by leveraging the expertise of technology players. This pilot initiativeselected a technology player in this area, to optimize reporting workflow, streamline data management, and allow detailed impact measurement with an ultimate goal to drive greater gender impact.
Technology Testing to Mitigate Human-Elephant Conflict and Promote Coexistence in West Bengal
To mitigate human-elephant conflict in West Bengal, JICA is working with the West Bengal Forest Department (WBFD) to launch a pilot project (PoC) to test technologies and inform WBFD's data strategy. We are looking for a digital partner with a proven track record in conservation technology in India or similar regions to provide and implement technology-based solutions.
Digital Talent Development in Ethiopia to Foster Innovation and Address Youth Unemployment
As part of a larger collaboration initiative with the Government of Ethiopia and Safaricom Ethiopia to promote "Digital Ethiopia 2025", JICA is launching a pilot program for software engineering education targeting university students and young people. We are looking for a digital partner that explore the program together to jointly develop the curriculum, select participants, and deliver the education.
For those interested in co-creation with JICA DX
Co-creation case studies and interviews with JICA digital partners
Challenge in Bhutan! Using Health Data to Promote People’s Health and Wellbeing
GovTech Agency, Bhutan
Ministry of Health, Bhutan
Office for STI & DX, Governance and Peacebuilding Department, JICA
Accenture Japan Ltd.