JSDF

AcronymDefinition
JSDFJapan Social Development Fund
JSDFJapan Self-Defense Force
JSDFJin Shin Do Foundation (acupressure education; Idyllwild, CA)
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Under the approach that Japanese governments have taken up to now, the JSDF would be unable to rescue the civilians.
The JSDF thus plays an especially important role in large-scale disaster relief within Japan.
This event is very important for the stability of the Pacific region," said JSDF Ground Forces Maj.
Navy, has the doctrine and experience to support the JSDF in developing this capability.
Each NDPG prescribes JSDF capabilities, acquisition goals, and annual budgetary outlays within a corresponding 5-year Mid-Term Defense Program and annual budgets.
Fully complying with this concept, the military strategy of the JSDF has been to build and maintain the defense posture of the nation through cooperation with U.
The JSDF project incorporates a particularly innovative intervention - the creation of a new cadre of Child Mental Health Clinicians (CMHCs) that will be deployed to schools.
Woolley begins by examining the cultural implications of the expanding role of the JMSDF, followed by the institutional dimension of the legal constraints imposed by the Japanese constitution on JSDF activities.
Since April 2005 the emergency focus has shifted to development and the program became known as the National Rural Access Programme (NRAP) with a primary focus on the rehabilitation, (re-) construction and maintenance of the rural roads network in all 34 provinces of the country with contributions from different donors, including the World Band, EU, UK Dpeartment for International Development, JSDF and USAID.
and General Shigeru Iwasaki, chief of staff, JSDF (invited), will accept the JASSC's Kokusai Shimin Sho "International Citizens Award" on behalf of the 20,000 American service personnel and the 107,000 Japanese service personnel who, side-by-side, made Operation Tomodachi a success.