The ABE Initiative aims at fostering leaders with proven ability to contribute towards Africa’s development in collaboration with the Japanese private sector. JICA is looking for prominent young South African nationals who are or anticipating to be involved in industrial development activities in both public and private sectors, and who have strong motivation to strengthen economic ties between South Africa and Japan.
The Japan International Cooperation Agency is a governmental agency that coordinates Official Development Assistance for the government of Japan. It is chartered with assisting economic and social growth in developing countries, and the promotion of international cooperation
The program provides African youths with opportunities to study at Japanese universities and to work at Japanese enterprises.
All applications should be submitted by email to the following addresses: [email protected] / [email protected]
The subject of the email should be as follows : “[ABE Initiative FY2023] Submission of Application”
* No late application will be accepted.
For more details, visit JICA website.