Japan's Official Development Assistance
White Paper 2014
Japan's International Cooperation
|Part I||The 60th Anniversary of Japan's ODA: Its Achievements and Future Directions|
|Part II||Official Development Assistance in FY2013|
|Part III||Statistics and Reference Materials|
Cover Photo Captions
A Japan Overseas Cooperation Volunteer (speech therapist), Ms. Kaori Hirai, with children in a classroom after school. Ms. Hirai assists the children with hearing disabilities/speech disorder at the Embangweni School for The Deaf Children in Northern Malawi. While carrying out lessons with the teachers, she carefully observes the movement of each child's mouth to find out the individual characteristics of their pronunciation. She also conducts pronunciation training after school and during breaks to help the children based on their individual ability.
(Photo: Kenshiro Imamura / JICA)
This White Paper can also be viewed on the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) website (http://www.mofa.go.jp/policy/oda). In addition to information about official development assistance (ODA) disbursed by Japan, the website also provides a collection of reference materials regarding aid provided by other countries and the activities of international organizations, etc.
All titles of individuals given in this White Paper are those current at the time of the applicable event, etc.