As home to the headquarters of a number of international organizations, including OECD, France is one of the hub centers for setting and disseminating the latest trends on international development cooperation. JICA France Office gathers information related to development cooperation from international organizations, the European Union as well as bilateral donors such as France and Germany. JICA France Office serves as the JICA focal point for the partnership with those donor agencies, exchanging information on a regular basis. JICA France Office, by creating French publications and the French language version of the JICA website, carries out public relations work aimed at French speaking countries. Its mission also includes assisting monitoring of Japanese ODA loan projects in Romania, and providing support to the alumni association for former JICA training participants in Romania.