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Democratic Republic of the Congo – Petemoya


Country of study: Japan Home Country: DRC Undergraduate Degree: Architectural and Urban Environmental Engineering

Petemoya is an AAI Scholar from the DRC, currently studying in Japan. After coming to Japan in 2018, he enrolled in Japanese language school. In September 2019, he won his school’s Japanese speech contest. After nearly two years of studying, he was admitted to study at a university fully in Japanese. Since April, Petemoya has been studying Architectural and Urban Environmental Engineering. 
His dream is to connect rural areas in his home country and to improve infrastructure in countries affected by terrorism. 

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