Subject (Course): Tokyo International Conference on African Development (Africa-Japan). Syllabus:
- Introduction to the Tokyo Conference Japan-Africa
- The fifth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD V)
- Message of Japan to promote business with Africa
- Yokohama Declaration 2013.
- Yokohama Action Plan 2013 - 2017
The objectives of the subject “Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD)” are:
- To understand the aims of the TICAD process between Africa and Japan
- To know the implications of Yokohama Action Plan
- To analyse foreign trade between the African countries and Japan
Sample of the subject - Tokyo International Conference on African Development:
Subject Description (Japan-Africa cooperation).
- The total Japanese's FDI and foreign trade with the African countries: small compared to other countries (the US, the European Union, China, India...)
- Japan’s Official development assistance in Africa: 3.51 billion dollars
- Other financial aid: 2.08 billion dollars
- Loan of 300 million YEN to the African Development Bank
- African markets: the key objective of Japanese Government.
- Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry of Japan: develop measures to
boosting trade relations between Japan and the African countries
- Actions: African Fair and the Japan Sustainable Mining, Investment, and Technology Business Forum
TICAD V (Tokyo International Conference on African Development) Yokohama
Action Plan (2013-2017) focuses...
- Human resources
- Economic growth
- Topics covered: private sector, infrastructure, farmers, inclusive society, peace
Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD) members are Japan, Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, the Central African Republic, the Comoros, Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Ivory Coast, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Equatorial Guinea, Guinea - Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Morocco, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Uganda, Rwanda, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan, Chad, Togo, Tunisia, South Africa, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.
Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD) belongs to the African Civilisation and the Japanese/Buddhist Civilisation.