Japan Supports Educational and Cultural Activities [Archives:2001/39/Local News]

September 24 2001

The Government of Japan has decided to extend a grant aid amounting up to USD 32,376 to al-Afif Cultural Foundation to procure equipment required for the production of educational materials, under the program called the “Grant Assistant for Grass roots Projects”. This grant is to cover the costs of the purchase of equipment which would contribute to the efforts of al-Afif Cultural Foundation that aims to promote educational and cultural activities in Yemen.
An agreement to this effect was signed on September 18, 2001 by the chairman of the Board of Trustees of al-Afif Foundation, Mr. Ahmad Jaber Afif, and the Ambassador of Japan to Yemen, Mr. Masamitsu Oki.