JICA attends international seminar examining ways to bridge the divide between emergency assistance and longer-term help in the wake of conflicts, earthquakes and other disasters.
Symposium is told Japanese business and 10 member states of the ASEAN group stand to benefit by strengthening business links.
Nearly five million people are affected by the latest natural disaster to hit Pakistan and JICA is sending tents and water purifiers to help the victims.
That is the number of Africans suffering from disabilities who currently receive little assistance.
JICA and two leading organizations begin four-year project as part of ongoing initiative to help double the continent’s rice production within 10 years.
JICA is helping Tunisia and Egypt to shape democratic systems in their respective countries.