The inserted group photos were taken on 13 October, 2016 during the graduation ceremony of the training course.
This 3-month course has been annually organized since 2004 by the Egyptian International Centre for Agriculture – EICA” since. The course is jointly supported by EICA and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA). This year, the course hosts 16 participants from 9 countries.
The course participants are: Manirambona Jean – Marie (Burundi), Ngatcham Djouani Marcelin (Cameroon), Mayitu Katambay Narcisse and Kafumbe Mubindu Bienvenu (Democratic Republic of the Congo), Yaa Agyapomaa Danso and Eleanor Naa Ayele Aryee (Ghana), Ahmed Al Alwan (Jordan), Charles Bernard Makuya, Dazilone Medicine Alexander, and Chimwemwe Tembo (Malawi), Atif Ali Mohamed El Hassan and Maha Abdeen Mohammed El Sadig (Sudan) and Agosseme Kodgo, Hamady Makorwa and Omar Ali (Tanzania) and Tairou Abdoul Aziz (Togo).
I had the pleasure to witness the ceremony which has been managed by EICA staff headed by Eng. Yehia Sayed Mohammed (EICA Director General), and JICA staff headed by Mr. Nakasone Shiro, Senior Representative of JICA.
Note: Please note that my contribution to the EICA courses is just teaching and supervising group projects. In other words, I am not the one to be asked about participation in EICA courses. More details are found on EICA website: http://eicaeg.org/home.html