The prize aims to encourage the fight against diseases in Africa, thus contributing to the health and welfare of people living in Africa and elsewhere.
The Award money will be funded primarily by the Government of Japan. A fund will be established to partially finance the award money. The fund will be open to the public for donation and contribution. A fund-raising campaign will be launched in due course. Your donation to the fund will be highly appreciated.
Who is Dr. Hideyo Noguchi ? Source : Abe Cabinet, april 26, 2007