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Japan-U.S. Director-General Level Consultation on Africa

During the meeting, the two sides exchanged views on Sub-Sahara Africa and the Japanese side explained TICAD 8 which will be held next month

On July 27, a Japan-U.S. Director-General Level Consultation on Africa was held online between Ambassador YONETANI Koji, Director-General of African Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan, and Ambassador Molly Phee, Assistant Secretary, Bureau of African Affairs, Department of State of the United States of America. During the meeting, the…

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Agreement in Principle on Tax Convention between Japan and the People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria

The Convention includes provisions for the purposes of clarifying the scope of taxation in the two countries, eliminating international double taxation and preventing tax evasion and avoidance

The Government of Japan and the Government of the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria have agreed in principle on the Tax Convention between the two countries. The Convention includes provisions for the purposes of clarifying the scope of taxation in the two countries, eliminating international double taxation and preventing tax…

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Japan: Courtesy call on Chief Cabinet Secretary MATSUNO Hirokazu by H.E. Mr. Othman JERANDI, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Migration and Tunisians Abroad of the Republic of Tunisia

Chief Cabinet Secretary Matsuno expressed his welcome for Minister Jerandi’s visit to Japan

On June 3, commencing at 10:28 AM for approximately 25 minutes, Mr. MATSUNO Hirokazu, Chief Cabinet Secretary of Japan, received a courtesy call from H. E. Mr. Othman Jerandi, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Migration and Tunisians Abroad of the Republic of Tunisia, who is visiting Japan. The overview is as…

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Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD) Ministerial Meeting

The participants including Foreign Ministers from African countries will discuss priority issues for African development

The Government of Japan will hold TICAD Ministerial Meeting online on March 26 and 27. Mr. HAYASHI Yoshimasa, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, will chair the meeting. The participants including Foreign Ministers from African countries will discuss priority issues for African development looking ahead to the post-COVID-19 era based…

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Coronavirus – Cameroon: The Provision of COVID-19 vaccines to the Republic of Cameroon through the COVAX facility

Japan will continue to provide various assistance in cooperation with relevant countries and international organizations

The Government of Japan has decided to provide approximately 70,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccines manufactured in Japan, through the COVAX facility, as part of assistance by Japan in order to contribute to the prevention of the spread of COVID-19 in Cameroon. These vaccines will be airlifted from Japan to Cameroon…

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Coronavirus: Emergency Grant Aid promoting COVID-19 vaccination in Latin American and the Caribbean and African countries

Japan will continue to make its contributions in order to supply vaccines and strengthen the delivery and vaccination capacities including through “Last One Mile Support”

On February 25, the Government of Japan decided to extend Emergency Grant Aid of 30 million US dollars to Latin American and the Caribbean and African countries that suffer from the impact of Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19). This assistance will provide 17 countries in the Latin America and the Caribbean…

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Coronavirus - Nigeria: The Provision of COVID-19 vaccines to the Federal Republic of Nigeria through the COVAX facility

Vaccines will be airlifted from Japan to Nigeria on February 22

The Government of Japan has decided to provide approximately 860 thousand doses of COVID-19 vaccines manufactured in Japan, through the COVAX facility, as a part of assistance by Japan in order to contribute to the prevention of the spread of COVID-19 in Nigeria. These vaccines will be airlifted from Japan…

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Coronavirus – Malawi: The Provision of COVID-19 vaccines to the Republic of Malawi through the COVAX facility

Approximately 800 thousand doses of COVID-19 vaccines have been administrated

The Government of Japan has decided to provide approximately 280 thousand doses of COVID-19 vaccines manufactured in Japan, through the COVAX facility, to Malawi, as part of assistance by Japan in order to contribute to the prevention of the spread of COVID-19 in Malawi. These vaccines will be airlifted from…

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Emergency Assistance to the Republic of Zambia in Response to the Flood disaster

The flood disaster occurred in the Republic of Zambia due to heavy rains since mid January 2022

Today, February 8th 2022, upon the request of the Government of the Republic of Zambia, the Government of Japan has decided to provide emergency relief goods (tents, blankets, plastic sheets, portable jerry cans and water purifier) to Zambia in response to the damages caused by the flood disaster. In light…

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The UN Triangular Partnership Programme Training for engineering personnel in African regions

The training which will take place in Kenya aims to instruct engineering personnel from African countries on the operation of heavy engineering equipment

Japan will dispatch 20 personnel from the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force (JGSDF) and 1 program liaison and coordination officer from the Secretariat of the International Peace Cooperation Headquarters, Cabinet Office to the training under the UN Triangular Partnership Programme (TPP), which is implemented by the UN Department of Operational Support.…