KOICA is the main funding source of UNESCO-WTA joint program
KOICA(Korea International Cooperation Agency) - the funding source of UNESCO-WTA Workshop Program, who is also assisted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Korean Goverment- is one of the three organizations who had the agreement among, KOICA, UNESCO and WTA last month in Paris, UNESCO Hq. The three organizations agreed to support UNESCO University-Industry-Science Partnership program during the five years starting 2006 ending 2010 with input budget of total 1,000,000 US$ in a budget each year 200,000 US$.
The Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA), under the authority of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MOFAT), implements and administers the grant aid and technical cooperation programs provided by the Government of the Republic of Korea. KOICA contributes to strengthening Korea＇ s friendly relationships with its partner countries by promoting the socio-economic advancement in the developing world with a focus on the following areas: