8 Mobilization of Resources from East Asian Newly Industrialized Economies and ASEAN Countries


For sub-Saharan African countries, assistance provided by newly industrialized economies (NIEs) and ASEAN countries may be more effective than assistance provided by Japan or other developed countries. This is because the applicability and usefulness of the technologies of NIEs and ASEAN countries in a developing country have already been proven, and most of them are readily applicable in other developing countries.