2017.14.03 Meeting with Mr. Naoki Sakai of Asian Development Bank.
Meeting with Mr. Naoki Sakai of Asian Development Bank.
March 14, 2017: It was a pleasure for H.E. Ambassador Dr. Sayed Mohammad Amin Fatimie and Mr. Basir Hamdard, First Secretary and Political Affairs for the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan in Japan, to receive at the embassy and meet with Mr. Naoki Sakai, Senior Climate Change Specialist in the Energy Division for the South Asia Department of Asian Development Bank.
Mr. Sakai is Asian Development Bank's (ADB's) professional staff for developing lending program for solar energy and smart grid development in India and other developing member countries. He is actively involved in coordinating with private technology providers to design knowledge-matching program for disaster resilient infrastructure development. He also conducts consultations with government officials and member countries for supporting the development and delivery of programs, processes and services especially in the energy, transport, and urban sectors. ADB itself has made one of their goals to forge partnerships between developing countries, ADB, ADB Members, and technology providers on particular ADB projects likely to benefit from their innovations with regard to energy and sustainable development.