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Title: Royal Netherlands Embassy (Beijing) stone school buildings project
Language of title: English

Description: A project that provided 563,290.79 rmb out of a total budget of 803,036.79 rmb to assist two Tibetan schools. In Gangca Township, funds allowed for 6 classrooms, 1 reading room, 2 teachers' offices, 1 video teaching room, 8 student dormitory rooms, teaching materials, training stone builders, 40 metal double beds and school gate, and 85 spoons for students. At the Beizangmo Village Tibetan Primary School, Wendu Tibetan Township, funds allowed for the construction of 6 teachers' quarters, 2 teachers' offices, a school gate, and the purchase of 20 desks and chairs. The buildings were built by local Tibetan stone builders using local labor. The public school buildings are some of the first in Amdo to be built of local stone by local Tibetan builders. (Steven Weinberger 2004-09-24)

URL: http://www.thlib.org/static/reprints/reports/commdev/schoolrep.pdf
Subject: Stone buildings
Royal Netherlands Embassy (Beijing)
Classification: Tibetan and Himalayan -- Community – People and Organizations -- Development Work -- Education
Cultural Coverage: Tibet
Temporal coverage: 21st century CE
Language: English
Format: Online resource
Media type: Text
Resource Type: Service
Digital Encoding: html
Release Flag: OK for viewing
Date Of Record Creation: 2004-09-24 15:24:58
Date Record Checked: 2004-09-24
Date Last Modified: 2004-09-24 15:24:58
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