Welcome to JAAA

Welcome to Japan International Cooperation Agency Alumni Association in Armenia (JAAA) Web page!

JICA Alumni Association of Armenia (JAAA) is an association of JICA training ex-participants, who have undergone training in Japan under Technical Co-operation Programmes of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), Government of Japan.
JAAA is a non political, non-profit organization and its responsibility is to engage in education, health and nutrition, income generation, environment, community development and other social development activities in collaboration and guidance of JICA, the Embassy of Japan and other governmental and non-governmental organizations.
More JAAA was established in 1998 by the group of participants of JICA training program. Having extended its tasks and activities, JAAA counts nearly 500 members in its list.

The role of JICA Alumni Association in terms of the development and extension of relationship with ex-participants of JICA training courses and governmental organizations is very important in Armenia. The activity of Association has led to the number of achievements such as:
- Broadening collaboration between Armenian governmental / educational organizations of Armenia and JICA;
- Deepening relationship and cooperation among ex-participants and JICA staff, experts from Japan, aiming for sustainable development goals in Armenia;
- Increasing of Armenia local community’s interest in Japan, and its economic / social development through exchange opinions among ex-participants;
- Increasing interest of local people in Japanese history, culture, traditions, art and sports.