September 28, 2017
Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) annually presents the JICA President Award and the JICA Recognition Award to commend preeminent achievements and long years of contributions to the socio-economic development in developing countries through JICA’s international cooperation activities.
The JICA President Award is to honor projects, experts, consultants or volunteers for their outstanding achievements in various areas including human resource development, livelihood improvement, poverty reduction and infrastructure development in developing countries.
The JICA Recognition Award is to honor individuals or organizations for their long-standing contribution to JICA’s activities in Japan and overseas.
This year as its 13th round, JICA will award the JICA President Award to 9 projects and 3 individuals and the JICA Recognition Award to 23 individuals and 6 organizations.
The presentation ceremony will take place on Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 at the International Conference Hall in JICA Ichigaya Building, inviting the laureates based in Japan. President of JICA, Shinichi Kitaoka will present the certificate of the Commendation and the tribute to the recipients.