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2017-02-20

Baseball Field to be built in Tanzania by financial aid from Japan




In early February, Signing Ceremony of the Project for Construction of a Baseball Field in Tanzania between Tanzania Baseball and Softball Association and Embassy of Japan in Tanzania. David Robinson , a son of Jackie Robinson, was also in presencernEarlier on December 9, 2016, Ambassador Yoshida delivered remarks at the opening ceremony of the 4th Tanzania Baseball League 2016, known as Koshien Baseball Championship “Uhuru Cup” held at Azania Secondary School sports grounds, hosted by Tanzania Baseball and Softball Association (TaBSA)The Japanese Government offers a financial assistance scheme for development projects designed to meet the diverse needs of developing countries. Known as Grant Assistance for Grass-roots Human Security Projects (GGHSP), this scheme supports community-participatory projects proposed by such bodies as nongovernmental organisations (NGOs), local government authorities and etc., in a manner that the ownership and reliable planning of applicants are highly respected for implementation of projects. The GGHSP has acquired an excellent reputation for providing flexible and timely support to development projects at the grass-roots’ level. This pamphlet outlines the objectives, procedures, and other requirements for accessing assistance under the GGHSPPOINTS TO BE ASSESSED rn1) CREDIBILITY of the applicant organisation 2) ACCOUNTABILITY of the applicant organisation 3) PROJECT MANAGEMENT SKILLS by the applicant organisation 4) COMMUNITY CONTRIBUTION (PARTICIPATION) 5) SUSTAINABILITY of the project by the communityrn