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Publication on Africa 2050 Based on the Report at TICAD V is Released

February 20, 2014

In June 2013, JICA-RI released a report titled “Development Challenge in Africa Towards 2050” at the side event of the Fifth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD V). In January 2014, a book based on this report, a compilation of the vision in various fields for Africa in 2050, was published by Oxford University Press.


For the publication, JICA-RI Director Hiroshi Kato took part as one of the editors, and Senior Research Fellow Tomonori Sudo wrote a chapter on climate change in Africa. Contributors to boxed articles include: Koji Makino, Chief Representative of JICA Ghana Office; Ryutaro Murotani, Representative of JICA Rwanda Office; Ikuo Takizawa, Director of Heal th division; and Kei Yoshizawa, Advisor to the Director General of the Africa Department.


 <Related Link>

・Oxford University Press website

・『Development Challenges in Africa Towards 2050』(Report for the Fifth Tokyo International Conference on TICAD Ⅴ)

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