• Significant Step toward Lasting Peace in the Conflict-Affected Mindanao
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News from the Field

Significant Step toward Lasting Peace in the Conflict-Affected Mindanao


October 31, 2012
The Philippine government and the Muslim rebel Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) recently signed a landmark framework agreement for peace to end 40 years of insurgency and to bring lasting peace to the conflict-affected island, where JICA has been active in bringing peace for a long time.

Africa, Myanmar, Climate Change, Post 2015 Under the Microscope


October 17, 2012
JICA President Tanaka discusses these and other issues with top leaders of development partners and organizations in Tokyo.

A Long-term Partnership with Japan is Helping India to Modernize


October 9, 2012
JICA is helping India to modernize economically and socially with hundreds of millions of dollars worth of projects to build new metro systems, power plants, sewage and water systems and other programs in health, education, agriculture, forestry and silk production.

A Better Deal for Persons with Disabilities in Malaysia


October 15, 2012
Unemployment is a rising global problem with tens of millions of persons unable to find meaningful jobs. JICA has initiated support for persons with disabilities, especially those with severe disabilities to find jobs.



The U.S. Presidential Election and Development Aid


October 10, 2012
The American president shares a mission with Mickey Mouse. It is to make people believe that dreams can come true and that justice will prevail. But while Mickey continues to wave his magic wand to vanquish evil and win the hearts of Minnie and viewers as he always has, the American president faces an uphill battle and has no magic wand.

Uncertain Prospects of Peace and Stability in South Sudan, Celebrating One Year of Independence


July 23, 2012
On July 9, South Sudan celebrated one year of independence. What is needed in South Sudan to continue advancing reconstruction and avoid a return to conflict? A report from Atsushi Hanatani, Chief Representative of the JICA South Sudan Office.


In Depth

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    Types of Assistance
    Types of development assistance for evolving countries


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    Promoting cooperation, transparency and accountability


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    Annual Reports
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    Recent Publications
    JICA's World
    (October 2012, Vol. 18)

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  • Photo Galleries

    Photo Galleries
    The Middle East is home to the world's most ancient civilizations and the recent Arab Spring. The photo gallery captures the splendor of the region and JICA's work in strengthening democracy and improving infrastructure, health, education and economic conditions.


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