Handover of schools to the Government of Nepal and Local Community
All three schools reconstructed by ACN were handed over to the Government of Nepal and the local communities of Shreenathkot, Gorkha. The schools included Shree Chandrodaya Secondary School, Shree Janajagriti School and Shree Arkul Primary School officially handed over on 9th -10th June 2017.
ACN has been actively involved in reconstruction of health posts, village office building and schools in Gorkha after the relief for the people affected by the massive earthquake in 2015. These schools have been constructed in conformity with the government guidelines. Along with the school building, ACN also provided colorful furniture for pupil and classes are already running. Pupils are enjoying new chairs and desks they feel big about themselves. It is a big change for them as they were in worn out shelters. One of the teachers stated that this was her great experience in her life to work in such a new school building with attractive furniture and to instruct students and further said that it was her pride. The schools look really good and attractive.
Government representatives, journalist, local leaders, PCC members and ACN staff were present during the handover programs.
The schools were funded by:
Shree Chandrodaya Secondary School – GZB, Netherlands
Shree Arkul Primary School – Friends for Nepal in Sweden
Shree Janajagriti Primary School- BSN, Netherlands