African Business Education for youth?ABE Initiative, Tanzania?
Ms. Sachiko Yamano, President of JICE, Mr. Takashi Akao, Deputy Director of International Students Division and Ms. Eriko Maegawa, Senior Program Officer of International Students Division, visited Tanzania from 18th to 20th of February, 2015. JICE delegation first paid a courtesy call on Japanese Embassy in Tanzania and JICA Tanzania office (Mr. Yasunori Onishi, Chief Representative). And then JICE delegation visited a newly established ABE initiative office and then three Tanzanian organizations; President’s Office – Public Service Management (PO-PSM), Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship Development（IMED） accompanied by Mr. Jiro Makimoto, program advisor, JICA Tanzania office to exchange opinions on more effective ways to implement ABE initiative program.
ABE initiative office was established and is located in the central area of capital Dar es Salaam. This office is coordinating with JICA Tanzania office and related Tanzanian governmental organizations to carry out ABE initiative program.
The next visit was PO-PSM which is a window organization of Tanzanian government side for ABE initiative. It plays an important role as a vice-chairperson in the Operating Committee that approves implementing policies and dispatch of successful candidates. Mr. Elisante M.Mbiwolo, Assistant Director and other senior members of PO-PSN welcomed JICE delegation and had opinion exchanges on ABE initiative.
|Opinion Exchanges at PO-PSM||With PO-PSM & JICA officers|
|Greeting from Ms.Yamano (left) at IMED||With Dr. Donath Olomi（second right）and his staff|
|Opinion Exchanges at TPSF
||Mr. Godfrey Simbeye, Executive Director (left) and Ms. Yamano|
International Students Division