The Group Training Course on Intellectual Disabilities
1. List of Ex-participants
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2. Country Report New!
3. Action Plans made by the Participants New!
4. Best Practice by Ex-participants
5. Global Trend in Intellectual Disabilities
6. News from Japan New!
7. Project Information
8. Links
9. Contact Us

Welcome to the Group Training Course on Intellectual Disabilities (GTID) web site.
imageThis page is designed to provide ex-participants of the Group Training Course on Intellectual Disabilities ("Mental Retardation" from 1980 to 1994) with up to date information on Intellectual Disabilities and Activities of co-participants.
GTID is an International Training Course that has been conducted by Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), in corporation with Japan League on Developmental Disabilities (JLDD), since 1980. 295 persons from 60 countries all over the world have participated the course by the year of 2014.
The course aim is to set up a community projects to support PWIDs with the behavior change of local residents to the PWIDs in participating countries.
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In many participating countries, people with intellectual disabilities live in difficult condition (view country reports).
Hope information in this page is useful for the betterment of the condition.