India is a big country with a population of 1.2 billion and the world's fourth largest GNI. While its rapid economic growth, enormous amount of investment is still necessary for development of infrastructure such as roads, railways and other urban transportation systems, power, water supply and sewerage. India also must take measures to reduce poverty for huge population living under poverty line. JICA is actively providing assistance to construct infrastructure as well as poverty alleviation.
On August 1, 2011, a Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement between Japan and India went into effect, and 2012 is a memorable year of the 60th anniversary of Japan-India diplomatic relations. JICA is providing assistance to realize Japan-India cooperation such as the Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor (DMIC) and the Chennai-Bengaluru Industrial Corridor (CBIC) in South India, as well as assistance to strengthen Japan-India academic-industry networks, and human resources development for industries such as manufacturing. JICA is extending its assistance to contribute to stronger relations between Japan and India.
|November 14, 2018||JICA supports Improving of Stability of Power Systems by Extending an ODA loan of INR 1,800 crore for Construction of Pumped Storage in West Bengal|
|November 14, 2018||JICA Expands the Window to Japan for IIT Hyderabad with Scholarship|
|November 8, 2018||Press Release|
|October 9, 2018||JICA Supports Kolkata Metro by Signing ODA Loan of INR 1,600 Crore|
|October 9, 2018||JICA Supports Project for the Mumbai - Ahmedabad High-Speed Rail by Providing an ODA loan of INR 5,500 Crore as Tranche 1|
|November 2, 2018||'Japan's Modernization Experience as a Legacy for the World' Part 3: A Steam Whistle Heard 'Round the World', 50 Years of Teaching Rail Technology|
|August 13, 2018||Indian and Sri Lankan Rugby Teams Coached by JOCVs Hold an International Friendship Match|
|May 8, 2018||Japan-India Collaboration at IIT Hyderabad Making Strides, Realizing Innovative, Leading-Edge Research|
|March 30, 2018||Signing of Japanese ODA Loan Agreements with India: Contributing to inclusive and sustainable development in India through cooperation in various sectors|
|March 26, 2018||JICA President Visits Tunisia, Egypt and India|