August 20, 2018
In March, a Sudanese team participated for the first time in the Special Olympics Middle-East North Africa Regional Games. The support of a Japan Overseas Cooperation Volunteer (JOCV) dispatched from Japan to Sudan was a factor in that first-time participation.
August 17, 2018
On the island nation of Madagascar in the Indian Ocean off Africa, a recipe book edited by Japan Overseas Cooperation Volunteers and endorsed by the Ministry of Public Health and National Nutrition Office is gaining popularity.
August 13, 2018
"Chalo, chalo (Go, go)!" "Denna, denna (Over here, over here)!"
On a grass athletic field, players encourage each other with shouts in their respective languages: India's Odia and Sri Lanka's Sinhalese.
August 10, 2018
"You'll be meeting your baby soon!"
A midwife kindly touches a pregnant woman's lower back and talks to her in a gentle voice. The expectant mother lays down on a clean bed, and sometimes stands and leans on the midwife and assumes a comfortable position while waiting for the big event to come.
August 7, 2018
The Japan International Cooperation Agency will provide emergency relief goods as below in response to a request from the Government of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar relating to the serious flood
August 3, 2018
JICA Alumni Associations are networks through which people who have participated in JICA's Knowledge Co-Creation Programs in Japan keep passing on what they learned to their home countries.
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