Japan assists Saint Joseph University

(1 March 2010)



Japan supports Saint Joseph University for improving audio-visual environment of the University. This support is aimed at equipping the new Lighting, Sound and Audio-Visual equipment in Amphitheatre “Gulbenkian”. The Ambassador of Japan to Lebanon Mr. Koichi Kawakami and the President of Saint Joseph University, Fr. René Chamussy, signed the grant contract of US$24,060 to this effect at the Embassy of Japan on 1 March 2010.


This is funded by “Grant Assistance for Cultural Grassroots Projects (GCGP)” of Japan. Japan’s GCGP supports the cultural projects at grass-roots level proposed by such bodies as NGOs and municipalities, and educational, cultural and sports organizations. Japan has extended US$233,964 since 2001 up to present.



(c) Embassy of Japan in Lebanon

Serail Hill Area, Army St. Zokak El-Blat, Beirut, Lebanon


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