Japan's Official Development Assistance White Paper 2006

Main Text > Part II ODA DISBURSEMENTS IN FISCAL YEAR 2005 > Chapter 2 Details about Japan's ODA > Section 2. Measures for Each of the Priority Issues > 2. Sustainable Growth

2. Sustainable Growth

In order to reduce poverty, it is essential for developing countries to achieve sustainable economic growth and increase employment, which could improve the quality of people's lives. Therefore, Japan intends to actively assist the efforts of developing countries for sustainable growth.