Houaphan Ethnic Boarding School Receives Aid Package | Lao Tribune

Houaphan Ethnic Boarding School Receives Aid Package

Minister to the Prime Minister’s Office, in cooperation with the NYP Agricultural Promotion Company, has recently presented more 30 million kip (about US$3,650) worth of blankets and educational equipment to the management of the Huaphan Provincial Boarding School for Ethnic Minority Students in Viengxay, Huaphanh Province.

A ceremony to signify the presentation of the donated items took place on Jan 31 at the school where Mr. Chaleun Yiapaoher, who also doubles as government spokesperson, presented the package to Director of the Ethnic Boarding School Mr. Lonanong Thongkhammany.

The school accommodates more than 400 secondary school students, including 200 females as well as 42 teachers.

On the occasion, Mr. Chaleun urged teachers at the school to maintain solidarity and diligently fulfill their responsibilities as professional teachers so that their students are equipped with the required knowledge.

Source: Lao News Agency