PIC organized an online seminar titled “Pacific Islands Journey ~ the Republic of the Marshall Islands~ ” with more than 100 registered participants on 20 May 2022.
Followed by the opening remarks by H.E. Mr. Alexander C. Bing, Ambassador of the Republic of the Marshall Islands to Japan, JICA Marshall Office gave a lecture on JICA’s activities as well as RMI general information and MJCC introduced the attractiveness as the tourist destination and RMI culture. Both of them presented on live. RMI government officials, OCIT, made presentations on trade, investment and tourism opportunities and MIMRA explained their current issues and new initiatives. Q&A session was held after each presentation.
Please refer to the seminar programs and contact details as follows, and presentation materials are available by clicking the icon (PDF).
The recorded video is also available for one month (until the end of June) for those who could not attend the seminar on the day. Please click here.
＜Program＞ （JPN time）
|14:00-14:02||Opening remarks (Language: English)
HE Mr. Alexander C. Bing
Ambassador of the Republic of the Marshall Islands to Japan
Presentation 1: “RMI country brief and JICA‘s activities”（Japanese）(PDF)
|14:15-14:25||Presentation 2: ”Activities of OCIT, investment and trade in the RMI”（Eng.）(PDF)
Mr. Jukulius Niedenthal
Assistant Manager, Investment Promotion Business Development
Ms. Anastasia Dujmovic
Marketing & Public Relations Officer
Office of Commerce, Investment & Tourism (OCIT)
|14:25-14:35||Presentation 3：“Attractiveness and culture of the RMI（Japanese）(PDF)
Mr. Kosuke Sato, Marshalls Japan Construction Company（MJCC）
|14:35-14:45||Presentation４: “Current status of fishery sector”（Eng.）(PDF)
Ms. Florence T. Edwards
Deputy Director, Coastal and Community Affairs,
Marshall Islands Marine Resources Authority (MIMRA)
|15:50||Closing (Language: Japanese)
Mr. Ryuzo Saito, Director, Pacific Islands Centre