THAILAND TECHNICAL COOPERATION PROGRAMME ( TICA)
The Royal Thai Government under its technical cooperation programme is determined to cooperate with developing countries in the area of Human Resource Development under the bilateral, multilateral, and regional cooperation frameworks for the advancement of sustainable socio–economic development including provision of expertise and experiences through the South – South Cooperation activities.
TICA implements various forms of cooperation such as the development projects including the award of more than 1,500 fellowships annually to developing countries , volunteer and expert programmes, fellowships and training programmes.
Thailand through TICA has pursued North–South–South Cooperation, also known as Partnership Cooperation, in the spirit of partnership, on cost-sharing basis between Thailand and her development partners such as France, Germany,Japan, UNDP and UNICEF for development assistance to other developing countries.
About 100 Fijian Civil Servants have participated in TICA programme mainly in the area of Nursing and Agriculture.