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Japan International Cooperation Agency

Also called JICA. A government agency in Japan that coordinates foreign aid to other countries. It was established in its current form in 2003 but traces its origins to 1974, when it was a department in the Foreign Ministry.
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According to the Japanese International Cooperation Agency (Jica), traffic congestion is costing the country around P3.5 billion worth of lost opportunities per day.
The provincial government of Southern Leyte is presently preparing details on program of works for two big-ticket bypass road projects to be submitted to the Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA) for funding assistance.
A statement by the media Office of the Minister of Finance said "On Sunday morning, the signing ceremony between the Government of the Republic of Iraq, represented by the Ministry of Finance and the Government of Japan, represented by the Japanese Embassy in Baghdad, and was followed by the signing of the loan agreement between the Ministry of Finance and the Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA) "The mutual notes were signed by the Finance Ministry, represented by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Fuad Hussein, and the Japanese side, Ambassador Hashimoto, the Japanese ambassador in Iraq," the statement added.
'The Japanese International Cooperation Agency would like to express its sincerest thanks to the Department of Science and Technology for nominating us for this award.
The Japanese International Cooperation Agency (Jica) contributed $26 million for the construction of the water treatment plant in an effort to support the government target of providing 100 per cent of the people with clean water by 2025.
The total number of universities and educational establishments' representatives attending the forum is 1,500 including those of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), the Binational Fulbright Commission in Egypt (BFCE), the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the European Union (EU), the British Council, the Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA), Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Maktoum Foundation, African Development Bank, UNESCO, Quacquarelli Symonds that publishes QS World University Rankings annually, the Association of Arab Universities, and the Association of African Universities.
Since 2009, Jordan has received about $ 1.7 billion, of which $ 579.22 million in grants, and the rest in soft loans, in addition to technical assistance provided to Jordan through the Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA).
Rigor of the City Planning and Development Office said during the Wednesdays @ Habi at Kape - Abreeza that the city government has started conceptualizing the program as it is part of the list it has submitted to the Japanese International Cooperation Agency under the Infrastructure Modernization for Davao (IM4-Davao).
The competition in Egypt's car assembly sector becomes tough following the country's application of free tariffs policy on the exported European cars, Yoshifumi Omura, chief representative of the Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in Egypt.
"We are working closely with stakeholders in the Philippine transport system to boost the country's competitiveness, and distribute growth to nearby areas outside Metro Manila," said Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Southeast Asia and Pacific Department Director General Shigenori Ogawa who signed the loan agreement in behalf of the Government of Japan.
'Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA), was working on this project earlier,' said Naqvi.
The permanent secretary revealed that the current leadership of FCTA undertook the completion of a 1.2 MW solar power project in partnership with the Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA).
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