3RW designing  elementary School in Burkina Faso

3RW
designing elementary School in Burkina Faso

The establishment of a new primary school for 120 pupils is initiated as part of the Belgian development support to Burkina Faso. The project targets to facilitate for the development of social infrastructure in the district of Sabou. 3RW arkitekter is involved with the establishment of a new primary school for 120 pupils, initiated as part of the Belgian development support to Burkina Faso. The project targets to facilitate for the development of social infrastructure in the district of Sabou. The project includes the creation of six teaching pavilions surrounding a central common outdoor area. The project also includes the administrative and sanitary areas, as well as a common space for preparation and serving of food to the pupils. Adjacent outdoor areas, such as a kitchen garden for production of foods, will also be provided. Cultivation in the kitchen garden will be part of the training program of the school. • A module building, combining mobile steel construction with local building traditions • Strong focus on cost efficient solutions, able to maintain locally. A strong focus on the school as a social arena in the local society, also for after school activities.