Wednesday, December 7

The Ngäbe region opens a new school in Chorcha

The Plan de Chorcha Educational Center, located in the district of Emplanada de Chorcha, in the Ngäbe Buglé region, built with $ 3,618,585 in funds, has six theoretical classrooms, one for support and a preschool with a play area and nearby, a management office and management.

This work, inaugurated this December 17 by the President of the Republic, Laurentino Cortizo Cohen, and the Minister of Education, Maruja Gorday de Villalobos, is part of 22 school projects being built in the Besikó district, in which investments are made $ 62 million 503 thousand 117, 135 ‘ranch classrooms’ are eradicated that benefit 6,114 students.

In addition, it consists of a computer lab, six rooms, kitchen-dining room, three latrines, civic plaza with flagpole and monument, rainwater harvesting system and three reserve tanks, signaling and fire alarm, among other facilities for 447 students and 26 teachers.

Regarding CON Schools 2021, with resources of $ 25,058, seven schools were impacted. For the same program, but from 2022, work has been coordinated in 21 educational establishments with an estimated budget of $ 105 thousand. The investment will benefit 11,448 students.

In that area of ​​the Ngäbe region, the Water Tank Installation Plan covers six educational centers that register an investment of 23,081 dollars, which will benefit 1,700 students.

In the community work tour, developed by the National Government, a check for $ 4,455 was delivered to place an aquifer deposit for 256 students, which is the registration of the Cerro Muleto School, in the village of Niba. The installation of the remaining five reservoirs will be through a tender.