Japan International Cooperation Agency


  • Type International
  • Date of accreditation 06 Jul 2017

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) is an entity headquartered in Japan with a strong global presence. The applicant has been providing financial and technical support to climate change mitigation and adaptation projects, focusing on energy efficiency, renewable energy, public transport systems, stable water supply, climate‐ resilient agriculture, sustainable forest management, disaster risk reduction and coastal protection. Building upon international best practices, JICA aims to make the best use of Japanese knowledge, experience and technologies in driving a paradigm shift towards a low‐ carbon and climate‐resilient society in developing countries.

  • Size
    • Micro
    • Small
    • Medium
    • Large
  • Environmental and social risk category
    • Category C
    • Category B
    • Category A
    • Intermediation 3
    • Intermediation 2
    • Intermediation 1
  • Fiduciary standards
    • Basic
    • Project management
    • Grant award
    • On-lending/blending:
    • Loan
    • Equity
    • Guarantee
    • Blending




Building Climate Resilient Safer Islands in the Maldives



Community-based Landscape Management for Enhanced Climate Resilience and Reduction of Deforestation in Critical Watersheds

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GCF to capitalise on Japan's aid experience with AMA signing

17 May 2018 / GCF will be able to tap into Japanese expertise in developmental assistance with the signing today of an agreement with the country’s aid agency.