November 14, 2012
On November 13 and 14, IPD (Initiative for Policy Dialogue) African Taskforce conference was convened in conjunction with JICA-RI at Columbia University in New York. This meeting aimed to discuss the future direction of African development toward TICAD V. From JICA-RI, Director Akio Hosono and Research Program Division Director Go Shimada gave presentations and joined the panel discussion.
The other participants of discussion from JICA included Senior Special Advisor Hiroshi Kato, Chief Representative of JICA U.S. Office Keiichiro Nakazawa, and JICA-RI Research Officer Ippei Tsuruga. In preparation for TICAD V scheduled for June next year, this meeting served as a good opportunity for an active exchange of opinions on the future agenda in African development.
A Special UN-sponsored Symposium was organized in New York to launch JICA-RI and IPD publication
|Day||November 13, 2012(Tue) - November 14, 2012(Wed)|
|Place||Columbia University, US|
|Related Link||IPD website|