Publication of Strategy Document on Co-Creation for Common Agenda Initiative in Development Cooperation
September 15, 2023
On September 15, 2023, Japan announced a document outlining strategically important areas and ways to proceed with the co-creation for common agenda initiative in development cooperation.
- In the Development Cooperation Charter decided by the Cabinet in June 2023, the co-creation for common agenda initiative is proposed in order to make more effective and strategic use of development cooperation. In the co-creation for common agenda initiative, Japan will proactively make proposals in dialogue with the partner countries in a form that is beneficial to the partner countries while mobilizing the advantage of Japan’s areas of strengths.
- Based on this document, Japan will proactively propose an attractive cooperation menu to implement development cooperation in a more strategic and effective manner, and at the same time resolve the challenges of developing countries while leading to solutions for the challenges and economic growth of Japan.