Japan's Official Development Assistance White Paper 2005

Main Text > Part II ODA DISBURSEMENTS IN FISCAL YEAR 2004 > Chapter 2 Details and New Policies about Japan's ODA: Striving for Further ODA Reforms > Section 3. Assistance for Each Region

Section 3. Assistance for Each Region

The ODA Charter designates Asia, which has a close relationship to Japan and can have a major impact on Japan's stability and prosperity, as a priority region. At the same time, other areas will also be prioritized according to their assistance needs and development situations. The status of Japan's ODA in each region is outlined below.