In the wake of Japan’s own catastrophe, JICA is heavily involved in helping victims of natural disasters, rebuilding shattered communities and tackling underlying problems which cause such crises.
JICA is sending emergency supplies to Myanmar which is suffering from flash floods caused by heavy rains since mid October.
JICA is sending emergency supplies to Nicaragua where heavy rains have caused landslides and flooding across the country.
JICA is sending emergency supplies to Turkey which is continuing rescue operations in the wake of an earthquake which killed several hundred people.
JICA is sending airport experts to flood-stricken Thailand after earlier dispatching water utility and underground railway experts.
JICA helps the continent with projects ranging from poverty reduction and disease to climate change and the environment.