A complete set of school material including notebook, book, small writing blackboard, chalk, pen, colour pencil and ruler costs 11 euros per child for one year of school.
Owls are intelligent. And it is able to fly. That’s the reason why it represents mobile schools that accompany children of nomad folks. For many boys and girls it isn’t possible to get a proper basic scholar education since their families move from one place to another – always searching for pasture grounds and water for their animals. The parents of nomad families don’t want to let their children in one community for one whole year letting their ancient tradition behind. The solution of such a conflict is financed by the Welthungerhilfe sinde 2007 with mobile schools that accompany the young boys and girls on their ways.
This is how children are able to connect their way of living with a good education, getting a perspective for a better future.
”I go to school because I want to learn something. I am the first boy in my family who learns how to write and read”, explained Talla in Mali.
- We support 26 mobile schools in Mali at the moment.
- The Welthungerhilfe plans to found more of such mobile schools because there are more and more children visiting them. This is how hundreds of children are given the possibility of being educated and of having a better future.
- The schools out of furs or canvas are fast and easy to unmounts and transport from place to place.