Haibung Mahadevstan Secondary School
Reconstruction of the largest school in the village of Haibung, Sindhupalchowk devastated by the mega-earthquakes in 2015. The village is home to 576 families, but currently 95% of the houses in the village have collapsed as well as all of its five schools. About 720 ethnic minority children from extremely impoverished family backgrounds now have little or no access to education.
- Build a high quality, earthquake-resistant school and to provide continual educational support that drives creativity and serves as a template for other rebuilding projects in Nepal.
- Establish long-term partnerships with local communities through school building project.
- Serve as a liaison between donors, Architects Without Borders (Austria), the building contractor, volunteers, the site supervisor and overseer, and local communities.
- Monitoring and evaluation of the rebuilding project and its impact on the local community.
Additional Funds Needed
Student Population: 500 a year
April 2015- Post-quake condition