After the successful school-building project last year in Cambodia, Quadstar has again teamed up with UWS to fully fund the set-up and year 1 running costs for 6 satellite schools in Myanmar (formerly Burma). These satellite schools will be set up in remote villages in the Tachilelk District of the Shan State. This district is home to several tribal groups; communities speak their own tribal languages and have been isolated from mainstream Myanmar society for many years. The region is mountainous, with a very poor road network, scant basic infrastructure and no access to state education – which has resulted in the communities struggling themselves to fill the educational gap with severely limited resources.
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