Invitation program for young leaders of FEALAC

ODA recipient countries, Japan
Date :
17 Jan 2019 ~ 24 Jan 2019
Expiration Date :
24 Jan 2019

Project Category

Short Term Training Course / Internships

Project Purpose & Description

The government of Japan started FEALAC young leader invitaion program in 2001.
The purpose of this program is to deepen mutual understandings among young leaders of FEALAC member countries and to learn about certain topics which contribute addressing common challenges that we share.

Activity Description & Outcome

In 2019, the government invited 8 young government officials from FEALAC member countries such as Paraguay, Chile, Guatemala, El Salvador, Ecuador, Nicaragua, Malaysia and Mongolia.
The theme of this program was "Expansion of the areas of activities for small and medium size enterprises (SMEs) using technologies". As a country that has dedicated to the development of technology, Japan shared its experience and lessons with the invited young leaders.
The participants highly evaluated the stay in Japan and evaluated that the program would contribute and help to expand their point of views in order to expand the areas of activities for SMEs in thier respective countries.


Participants Table
Member Countries Paraguay, Chile, Guatemala, El Salvador, Ecuador, Nicaragua, Malaysia, Mongolia
Organizations public sector, private sector

Project Contact Point

Project Contact Point Table
Name Tsubasa Norioka
Position Assistant Director
Department Latin American and Caribbean Affairs Bureau
Telephone +81-3-5501-8288
Fax +81-3-5501-8287