Assistance to Jordan
For the Better Life and Sustainable Development in Jordan
and for a Lasting Peace in Jordan
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|Name||Cultural Grant Aid||Grant Assistance
for Cultural Grassroots Project
|Purpose||Promotion of culture and education|
|Recipient||The Government of Jordan||Non profit organizations|
Provision of equipment
|Provision of equipment|
|Limit||JYE 300 million for construction
(It used to provide equipment worth JYE 50 million)
|JYE 10 million*|
|Application||The Embassy of Japan in Jordan requests Ministry of Planning & International Cooperation of Jordan to invite applications for it.||The Embassy of Japan in Jordan directly receives applications.|
For application method, please visit the MOFA's Cultural Grant Assistance
Since then, Japan granted a total amount of 848.9 million yen (approx. 5,865 thousand JD, as of FY 2005), for twenty one projects, which play an important role in the promotion of cultural, educational and sports activities.
One of the most popular projects of the Aid is a planetarium at Haya Culture Center, Amman. Many school kids learn and enjoy astronomical presentation every day.
Japan's cultural grant has also contributed to human development in Jordan. The Embassy donated Language laboratories three times to the University of Jordan, where the future generation of Jordan learn foreign language for development of their own country.
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