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28 Mar 2017 description
report Government of Japan
  1. On March 28, the Government of Japan decided to extend Emergency Grant Aid of 2 million US dollars to newly arrived displaced persons in the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, who were affected by the destabilized situation in northern Rakhine State, Republic of the Union of Myanmar.

24 Feb 2017 description
report Government of Japan
  1. On February 24, the Government of Japan decided to extend Emergency Grant Aid of 10 million US dollars to residents and displaced persons affected by the destabilized situation in northern Rakhine State, Republic of the Union of Myanmar.

11 Dec 2016 description
report Government of Japan

H.E. Mr. Tateshi HIGUCHI, Ambassador of Japan to Myanmar, and Chairpersons of the School Construction Committees concerned signed the grant contracts for five projects today. Under these contracts, Japan’s Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGP) Scheme will provide a total of US$ 719,857 as follows:

  1. The Project for Construction of Nga Pyaw Taw Village Basic Education Primary School in Letpadan Township, Bago Region (US$ 101,071);

11 Dec 2016 description
report Government of Japan

On December 7th, the signing ceremony of Exchange of Notes for three projects amounting to three billion and five hundred eighty-one million Japanese Yen (approx.31.4 million USD) was held in Nay Pyi Taw.

H.E. Mr. Tateshi HIGUCHI, Ambassador of Japan to the Republic of the Union of Myanmar signed the Exchange of Notes with H.E. U Maung Maung Win, Deputy Minister for Planning and Finance for two projects, with Ms. Naoe YAKIYA, Deputy Country Director, World Food Program (WFP) Myanmar for the third project.

04 Dec 2016 description
report Government of Japan

H.E. Mr. Tateshi HIGUCHI, Ambassador of Japan to Myanmar, and Chairpersons of the various construction committees from the States and Regions concerned signed the grant contracts for four projects today. Under these contracts, Japan’s Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGP) Scheme will provide a total of US$532,304 as follows:

  1. The Project for Construction of Kone Ma Hat Village Bridge in Bamaw Township, Kachin State (USD 121,957)

04 Dec 2016 description
report Government of Japan

H.E. Mr. Tateshi HIGUCHI, Ambassador of Japan to Myanmar, and Chairpersons of the School Construction Committees from Magway Region signed the grant contracts for four projects today. Under these contracts, Japan’s Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGP) Scheme will provide a total of US$ 430,371 as follows:

  1. The Project for Construction of Thanse Village Basic Education Branch Middle School in Sidoktaya Township, Magway Region (USD 89,663)

04 Dec 2016 description
report Government of Japan

H.E. Mr. Tateshi HIGUCHI, Ambassador of Japan to Myanmar, and Chairpersons of the School Construction Committees from Sagaing Region and Shan State concerned signed the grant contracts for five projects today. Under these contracts, Japan’s Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGP) Scheme will provide a total of US$499,391 as follows:

  1. The Project for Construction of No.2 Basic Education Primary School in Ka Nan Village in Tamu Township, Sagaing Region (US$ 101,855);

25 Aug 2016 description
report Government of Japan
  1. On August 25, the Government of Japan will dispatch the Assessment Team consisting of two members including officials of Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) to Myanmar following serious damage caused by the earthquake occurred on August 24.

  2. The Assessment Team will investigate the needs of the affected areas and coordinate the possibility of further emergency humanitarian assistance based on discussions with the Government of Myanmar and International Organizations.

25 Aug 2016 description
report Government of Japan
  1. On Thursday, August 25, the Government of Japan decided to provide emergency relief goods (blankets etc.) to Myanmar through the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in response to the request from the Government of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar following serious damage from the floods in the country.

02 Oct 2015 description
report Government of Japan
  1. On October 2, the Government of Japan decided to extend emergency grant aid amounting to USD 10 million (approximately JPY 1.2 billion) to the field of education in the Republic of the Union of Myanmar in response to the flood disasters occurring since July 16. This grant aid is included in the JPY 5 billion assistance package the Government of Japan recently announced in response to requests from Myanmar.

10 Sep 2015 description
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  1. The Government of Japan decided to dispatch an election observer mission headed by Mr. Yohei Sasakawa, Special Envoy of the Government of Japan for National Reconciliation in Myanmar, for the general election to be held in the Republic of the Union of Myanmar on November 8. The Government of Japan hopes that the election will be carried out successfully and democratization of Myanmar will progress further. The Government of Japan will support a free and fair election through the dispatch of this election observer mission.

14 Aug 2015 description
report Government of Japan

1 On August 14, the Government of Japan decided to extend Emergency Grant Aid of 2.6 million US dollars (approximately 325 million Japanese yen) to the Republic of the Union of Myanmar in response to the floods disaster.

05 Aug 2015 description
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August 4, 2015

  1. On Tuesday, August 4, the Government of Japan decided to provide emergency relief goods worth approximately 18 million yen (blankets, etc.) to Myanmar through the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in response to the request from the Government of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar following serious damage from the floods in that country.

08 Jul 2015 description
report Government of Japan
  1. On June 19, the Government of Japan decided to provide emergency grant aid totaling 3.5 million US dollars (about 432 million yen) via international organizations in response to stranded persons in the Indian Ocean. On June 20, this was announced by Minister for Foreign Affairs Fumio Kishida in his keynote speech at the High-Level Seminar on Peacebuilding, National Reconciliation and Democratization in Asia.

08 Jun 2015 description

We, the leaders of the G7, met in Elmau for our annual Summit on 7 and 8 June 2015. Guided by our shared values and principles, we are determined to work closely together to meet the complex international economic and political challenges of our times. We are committed to the values of freedom and democracy, and their universality, to the rule of law and respect for human rights, and to fostering peace and security. Especially in view of the numerous crises in the world, we as G7 nations stand united in our commitment to uphold freedom, sovereignty and territorial integrity.

16 Mar 2015 description
report Government of Japan

The Government of Japan, under its Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects Scheme (GGP), is providing funds amounting to some 2,912,300 baht for the “Project for construction of self-reliance support center and equip training facilities for minorities/migrants with disabilities in Sangklaburi, Kanchanaburi”.

On March 13, 2015, Mr. Mitsugu Saito, Minister and Deputy Chief of Mission of the Embassy of Japan and Dr. Scott Murray, Chairman of Governing Committee of Sangklaburi Safe House (SSH), attended the inauguration of the project at the Embassy of Japan.

05 Feb 2015 description
report Government of Japan

The government of Japan, under its Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects Scheme (GGP), is providing funds amounting to 1,466,200baht for a project for the construction of a drug warehouse at Kuraburichaipat Hospital in Phang Nga Province. On 4th February, 2015, H.E. Mr. Shigekazu SATO, Ambassador of Japan, and Mr. Piyachock Promsut, Director of Kuraburichaipat Hospital, jointly signed the grant contract for the project at the Embassy of Japan.

10 Jun 2014 description
report Government of Japan

The Government of Japan, under its Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects Scheme (GGP), is providing funds amounting to some 1,824,500 baht for The Project for Vocational Training for Promoting Basic Education in Vulnerable Communities on the Border.

The handover ceremony was held on June 9, 2014 at the newly built center in the presence of Mr. Kiminori IWAMA, Minister of the Japanese Embassy, Mr. Nan Doe, Chairperson of Capacity Building for the People from Uprooted Community Project (CBPUC) and representatives from local government and the community.

25 Mar 2014 description
report Government of Japan

On March 24 (same day local time), on the occasion of a visit to the Republic of the Union of Myanmar by Minister for Foreign Affairs Mr. Fumio Kishida, signings of Exchange of Notes on the following six Grant Aid projects took place in Naypyidaw, the capital city of Myanmar, in the presence of Minister Kishida and H.E. Mr.Wunna Maung Lwin, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Myanmar. The total amount to be granted to the projects is up to 7.775 billion yen. (Overview(PDF)PDF