Invitation Program For Young Leaders of FEALAC

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Country :
Japan
Date :
01 Mar 2017
Venue :
Japan
Expiration Date :
01 Mar 2017
Projects in Implementation View
Project Category Short Term Training Course / Internships
Project Purpose & Description Japanese government has implemented FEALAC young leaders invitation program from 2001.
The purpose of this program is to deepen mutual understandings among young leader of FEALAC member countries and to learn about certain topics which contribute addressing common challenges that we share.
Activity Description & Outcome In 2016, Japanese government invited 12 young government officials from FEALAC
member countries such as Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico, Peru, Australia, Philippines, Republic of Korea and Thailand.
The theme of this stay was technologies and methods to reduce the risk of natural disasters.
As a country that has passed through many natural disasters, we shared our experiences and lessons with the invited young leaders.
The participants highly evaluated the stay in Japan and concluded that this program would contribute improving the vulnerability to natural disasters in their respective countries.
Participants Member Countries Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico, Peru, Australia, Phillippines, Republic of Korea, Thailand
Organizations
Project Contact Point Name Reiko Shimane
Position Official
Department Mexico, Central America and Caribbean Division
E-mail reiko.shimane@mofa.go.jp
Telephone +81-3-5501-8288
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