Pakistan's First Flood Resistant Bamboo School

by Alif Laila Book Bus Society
Pakistan's First Flood Resistant Bamboo School
Pakistan's First Flood Resistant Bamboo School
Pakistan's First Flood Resistant Bamboo School
Pakistan's First Flood Resistant Bamboo School
Pakistan's First Flood Resistant Bamboo School
Pakistan's First Flood Resistant Bamboo School
Pakistan's First Flood Resistant Bamboo School
Pakistan's First Flood Resistant Bamboo School
Pakistan's First Flood Resistant Bamboo School
Pakistan's First Flood Resistant Bamboo School
Pakistan's First Flood Resistant Bamboo School
Pakistan's First Flood Resistant Bamboo School
Pakistan's First Flood Resistant Bamboo School
Pakistan's First Flood Resistant Bamboo School
Pakistan's First Flood Resistant Bamboo School
Pakistan's First Flood Resistant Bamboo School
Pakistan's First Flood Resistant Bamboo School
Pakistan's First Flood Resistant Bamboo School
Pakistan's First Flood Resistant Bamboo School
Pakistan's First Flood Resistant Bamboo School
Pakistan's First Flood Resistant Bamboo School
Pakistan's First Flood Resistant Bamboo School
Pakistan's First Flood Resistant Bamboo School
Pakistan's First Flood Resistant Bamboo School

Summary

The Bamboo School is Pakistan's first flood-resistant educational institute, providing 90 children with a safe, sustainable learning environment amidst frequent natural disasters. Funded by GlobalGiving and Waterbridge Outreach, it offers a STEAM-enriched curriculum promoting literacy and critical 21st-century skills, symbolizing resilience and collaborative achievement in vulnerable regions.

$50,000
total goal
$48,970
remaining
3
donors
0
monthly donors
4
months

Challenge

The Bamboo School project tackles the urgent need for durable and safe schools in Pakistan's flood-affected regions. It aims to build sustainable, flood-resistant educational structures, enabling uninterrupted learning for children in these high-risk areas, while also incorporating a STEAM-based curriculum to equip them with essential modern skills.

Solution

This project solves the problem by constructing sustainable, flood-resistant Bamboo Schools in areas of Pakistan that frequently experience flooding. These schools will use bamboo, known for its durability against natural disasters, to ensure educational continuity. The project will also implement STEAM-focused curricula to equip children with critical thinking and problem-solving skills, thereby addressing educational gaps and building resilience in communities against future crises.

Long-Term Impact

The Bamboo School project will foster lasting change by building flood-resilient schools, promoting literacy, and STEAM education in vulnerable areas. It will empower youth with skills for future success, stimulate sustainable community growth, and pioneer eco-friendly construction practices.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a PDF file (projdoc.pdf).

Resources

Organization Information

Alif Laila Book Bus Society

Location: Lahore, Punjab - Pakistan
Website:
Facebook: Facebook Page
Twitter: @aliflailabooks
Project Leader:
Amna Hassan
Lahore , Punjab Pakistan
$1,030 raised of $50,000 goal
 
3 donations
$48,970 to go
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