Chinese Government provides $3.8 million grant for Erafaile Elementary School Construction Project
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Funding agency [Type]
Unspecified Chinese Government Institution [Government Agency]
Education (Code: 110)
In or around 2012, the Chinese Government agreed to provide a $3.8 million grant to the Government of Eritrea for the Erafaile (عرافيلة) Elementary School Construction Project (see 'Newly constructed Erafaile School in Arbaete-Asmara sub-zone inaugurated'). Nanchang Foreign Engineering Co., Ltd. (CNFEC) signed the implementation contract on September 11, 2012. In April 2013, a cornerstone-laying ceremony took place. Construction took place between June 20, 2013 and completed in June 20, 2014. An official inauguration ceremony took place on June 21, 2014 and the school was renamed the China-Eritrea Friendship Primary School.
The Chinese project title is 中非友好小学项目 or 我援助厄特中非友好小学项目.
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Receiving agencies [Type]
Government of Eritrea [Government Agency]
Implementing agencies [Type]
China Ministry of Education [Government Agency]; Eritrea Ministry of Education [Government Agency]; Nanchang Foreign Engineering Company Ltd. [State-owned Company]