August 3, 2020
Plan International project titled “Strengthening Community Resilience to Disaster through School Safety Initiative (SCRSSI)” works with an earthquake-affected school, Suryakunda Basic School, from Sunsari District, in East Nepal to develop the capacity of the whole school and conduct school retrofits. The school has managed to retrofit classrooms and improve its handwashing stations as well as allocate funds for the emergency situation. After two year intervention, the school managed to advocate the local education unit and parliament to allocate fund for the school improvements. Read the case story further on.