November 24, 2020
On November 12, the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) signed a grant agreement with the Government of the Republic of Djibouti in Djibouti City, to provide grant aid of up to 2.092 billion yen for the Project for the Construction of Primary and Secondary School in Nassib in Balbala Quarter.
The objective of the project is to improve access to and the quality of basic education in Djibouti City by building a new combined primary and secondary school in an area with a rapidly growing school-age population. The school will be equipped with the necessary educational tools, which will support students’ study. Thereby, this project will contribute to the achievement of SDGs Goal 4.
Details for the project are provided below.
|Country||The Republic of Djibouti|
|Project title||The Project for the Construction of Primary and Secondary School in Nassib in Balbala Quarter|
|Planned implementation period||40 months, including detailed design work and the bidding period|
|Executing agency||Ministry of Education and Vocational Training|
|Target region, facilities||Balbala Quarter, Djibouti City|
|Specific project details (provisional)||①Facility improvements/equipment procurement
Construction of a combined primary and secondary school
Primary school: classrooms, staff rooms, library, lavatories
Secondary School: classrooms, computer rooms, laboratories, library, staff rooms, lavatories
Total floor area: approximately 7,784 square meters
Detailed design work, bidding assistance, construction/procurement supervision