The Ambassador received a student who benefited from the “Abe initiative” scholarship program
2018-2020.Miss Fozia Fayib graduated from Japan International University, Niigata Prefecture.

The government of Japan is continuing its commitment in building the capacities of young Africans, including Djibouti, through the “Business Sector Education Initiative for Young Africans (ABE Initiative).” This program, funded by the Japanese government is set up by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), was initiated following the recommendations of the 5th Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD V) held in Yokohama in 2013.