Japan, China, and South Korea: Comparative Strategies for Development

March 16, 2012 • 2:00 – 3:00 pm EDT

featuring Dr. Naohiro Kitano, Director General, East and Central Asia and the Caucasus Department, Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)

As Japan’s neighbors develop into powerful new donors, JICA is working with their development institutions to build their capacity, to explore partnership opportunities, and also to identify points of comparative advantage. 

On March 16, Dr. Kitano of JICA, an expert on the geopolitics of aid in Asia, shared his thoughts on the future of donor coordination in the region and implications for U.S. foreign policy. The conversation was moderated by Mr. Daniel Runde, William A. Schreyer Chair and Director, Project on Prosperity and Development, CSIS.

Daniel F. Runde
Senior Vice President; William A. Schreyer Chair; Director, Project on Prosperity and Development