21 Apr 2007

PR# 2007-324

Herat PRT inaugurates school

PHARMAKAN, Afghanistan – The Herat Provisional Reconstruction Team (PRT) inaugurated a new $230,000 school April 18 here.  The school also received $9,000 in furniture.

The school consists of 10 classrooms, each capable of accommodating 45 students.  It also includes a teacher’s room, courtyard, garden and sports area.  The school accommodates the community’s social and environmental concerns.  It can serve male and female students in different shifts. 

Construction began in September 2006.  Attending the ceremony were local elders, the governor of Shindand district and Col. Pietro Luigi Monteduro, PRT commander.

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