August 16, 2017
With the end of civil war in 2006 and establishment of a new national constitution in 2015, things are now in motion in Nepal toward democratization. The first and the second local-level elections were held on May 14 and June 28, and the third are scheduled for September 18.
August 10, 2017
August 4, 2017
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations got a new start as the ASEAN Community on Dec. 31, 2015. All member countries are aiming to abolish tariffs in the region by 2018 and develop further as one giant community.
August 2, 2017
A JICA project in the ASEAN region is working to improve the capacity of university faculty members in 10 engineering fields, including civil and environmental engineering, and to return the dividends of research to the region in the form of socioeconomic development.
July 31, 2017
The East-West Economic Corridor runs through the center of Mainland Southeast Asia. It increases the connectivity of the land of multiple ASEAN countries with a single road running from Da Nang, Vietnam, in the east, through Laos and Thailand and to Mawlamyaing, Myanmar, to the west.
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 (July 2017)
Read about our focused efforts on areas of priority assistance
Overviews of JICA projects along with video introductions taken on-site.