February 2, 2021
JICA has been cooperating in establishing the Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology (E-JUST) since 2008, and a new campus commenced last fall to mark the 10th anniversary of its opening in 2010. E-JUST aims to become one of the top universities in the field of science and technology by introducing Japanese-style engineering education.
January 27, 2021
Title: JICA COVID-19 Webinar Series - Sharing of Japanese Experiences - 2nd Webinar
January 27, 2021
January 26, 2021
Last year, JICA launched “Project NINJA (NINJA: Next Innovation with Japan),” a platform for entrepreneurship support, with the aim of fostering entrepreneurs who can solve social issues as businesses and create high-quality jobs to assist nation-building in developing countries. As part of the project, a business plan competition for businesses emerging during the COVID-19 outbreak was launched for 19 African countries. On Feb. 26 this year, 10 companies that passed the rigorous screening will make their presentations online*.
January 22, 2021
JICA has been promoting projects in Kyrgyzstan to revitalize the economy with local specialties, adopting Japan's “One Village One Product” (OVOP) movement. Last year marked the 10th anniversary of these initiatives in cooperation with MUJI, which have led to the self-reliance of the women who run the organizations that produce local specialties. MUJI is a Japanese brand of daily necessities that operates globally.
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 (January 2021)
Read about our focused efforts on areas of priority assistance
Overviews of JICA projects along with video introductions taken on-site.