The JFY 2017 Primary Course has started
The JFY 2017 Primary Course, “The Program for Global Human Resource Development for Peacebuilding and Development (Global Peacebuilders Program),” started on January 12, 2018.
The commencement ceremony of the Primary Course was held on January 12 and the Program Associates (15 Japanese Nationals and 10 Non-Japanese Nationals) paid a courtesy visit to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan on January 17. Mr. Manabu Horii, Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs, expressed his expectation for the future of the Program Associates and kindly responded to their questions. The Program Associates visited the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force (JGSDF) Camp Komakado, Shizuoka Prefecture on January 19, and the Coursework is currently being carried out in Hiroshima.