Japan provides US$18 million grant for education in Laos

Japan has agreed to provide a ¥1.9 billion (US$18 million) grant to improve the training environment for teachers in pre-primary, primary, and secondary education in Laos.

According to a Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) press release, these funds will improve educational facilities and equipment in target areas by rebuilding Teacher Training Colleges, procuring educational equipment and text, and providing consulting services.

Press release – JICA