JICA volunteers

JICA donates masks to National Department of Health


The masks were donated by Japanese cosmetic and dietary supplement company, FANCL CORPORATION and made possible through the JICA Volunteer “Smile for all in the World” program.

Senior Representative of JICA, Takahiro Yokota, officially handed over the masks to the Deputy Assistant Controller and Health Department Deputy Secretary, Dr Paison Dakulala.


Firstly, JICA applauds the National Government for the great effort against the current COVID-19 situation and ensuring all other health issues apart from COVID-19 are addressed accordingly.

JICA volunteers share experiences

Japanese volunteers serving in Papua New Guinea shared their experiences on Tuesday in Port Moresby.

The program dispatches eager Japanese citizens use their skills, experiences; expertise and knowledge to assist developing countries.

The 25 Japanese volunteers in PNG were dispatched in Southern and New Guinea Islands Regions mostly serving in the areas of health and education.