AFRICA is the second largest and most populated continent of the world with 1,111,000,000 people and 54 countries. Imagine a place with one of the richest natural resources in the world yet poorest and the most underdeveloped in the world.
Africa is a place struggling against poverty and epidemics, Craving for water, Suffering from never-ending civil wars, A place where children cannot go to school. Because of all these reasons, the literacy rate has fallen down to 5-23 percent in African countries.
Kimse Yok Mu (KYM), who is in consultative status with ECOSOC, argues sustainable development can be achieved with educated people. It believes that increasing the number of educated people is only possible through extending primary education.
Field Schools Project:
The plan is to built 1000 schools, 100 m2 indoor area.
The projects is about the foundation of schools for primary education of African children and submission of schools to local authorities, 300 m2 gross area. The architecture of schools will be determined after an international competition. Contestants will be asked to design an environmentalist and economical school building with a unique architecture and innovative approach.
30 Students in each class
Lodging rooms for teachers
Electricity production units
Water Well and Water Tank
Natural landscape garden
Spreading access to education will make it possible to share the resources equally. The poverty and deprivation will decrease. The African continent will start smiling again.
Thus, we will be living in a happier and more smiling world tomorrow.