TICAD IV Follow-up Mechanism Annual Progress Report 2009
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1-2.  Trade,Investment and Tourism  [ Boosting Economic Growth ]

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1-2-1.Promote and expand trade

Yokohama Action Plan Proposed Measures by Japan/Implementing Partners Implementing
Potential Resources, Possible Contributions (Summary)
[2]Scale up “Aid for Trade” to increase the global competitiveness of African countries by accelerating assistance including Japan’s “Development Initiative for Trade” and support the early, fair and balanced conclusion of the WTO Doha development Agenda negotiations. ● Promote trade of African countries, expansion of Aid for Trade programs, including by leveraging knowledge of Asian countries and provision of technical assistance EC/EU Member Countries/GoJ/JICA/WBG/Asian countries and other partners EU: € 2 billion per year out of which ○% for African countries in the framework of EU Aid for Trade (*)
GoJ(MOFA): Provide financial assistance to trade-related technical projects in cooperation with international organizations
JICA: Decuple the quota of trainees in the field of trade
WBG: Promote South-South cooperation and knowledge sharing between Asia-Africa countries and provide technical assistance for trade policy capacity building

●Concrete projects will be selected through consultations between Japan/Implementing Partners and African countries.
●MDB projects are to be decided.
●$ = US dollars
●Assistance measures written on a yellow ground are those embodied in 2008 (JFY) after TICAD IV.
●Assistance measures written on a pink ground are those embodied in 2009 (JFY) after TICAD IV.

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