The agency is providing another batch of emergency supplies to the Southeast Asian country while a survey team will assess its rebuilding needs.
JICA is sending emergency supplies to Honduras where heavy rains have caused landslides and flooding across the country.
Horn of Africa
JICA is exploring ways to help millions of people in the Horn of Africa to combat a catastrophic famine and rebuild the region on a sustainable basis.
Japan has enjoyed close ties with Latin America for more than 100 years and JICA is helping the continent with projects ranging from climate change and the environment to infrastructure, eradicating poverty and combating centuries old diseases.
While emerging countries such as China and India are drawing global attention, many Asian countries are still struggling for solid growth, and the development gap between the two parties continues to widen.
It is Nepal’s only major gateway to the world, but until recently it was also a national embarrassment.