On 23 May 2019, the Japan-China International Development Cooperation Policy Consultation was held in Beijing, China. The outcome of the consultation is as follows:
This consultation was attended by: from the Japanese side; Mr. Kazuya Nashida, Assistant Minister and Director General, International Cooperation Bureau, and other relevant officials of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA), Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the Embassy of Japan in China; and, from the Chinese side; Mr. Tian Lin, Director General, Department of International Cooperation, and other relevant officials of the China International Development Cooperation Agency (CIDCA), the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM), and the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST).
Both sides welcomed the holding of the International Development Cooperation Policy Consultation as a new field of bilateral cooperation.
Both sides, as equal partners, respectively exchanged information on their international development cooperation policies, organizational structure, supervision and evaluation, experiences of cooperation with other countries and international organizations etc., and exchanged views regarding future cooperation.