Official Development Assistance (ODA)
Sectoral Development Policy

June 27, 2016

There are a number of cross cutting issues that need to be addressed by the international community if the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)Open a New Window are to be achieved. Japan is committed to delivering assistance in a sustainable and strategic manner to developing countries based on our Sectoral Development Policies (See Annual ODA Commitments).

  • Japan's ODA White Paper 2014
    • Distribution of Bilateral ODA by Sector in 2013
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    • List of Current Sector-Specific Development Policies and Initiatives
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Japan's ODA Priority Issue

Poverty Reduction
Education Health and Population Water and Sanitation Agriculture and Rural Development
Sustainable growth
Infrastructure Information & Communications Technology (ICT)
Addressing Global Issues
Environment Energy Disaster Reduction
Conflict and Development

II. Basic cross-sectoral policies

Good GovernanceHuman SecurityGender
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Photo from Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) Handbook (MOFA, 2005)