With funds through the climb, IMC UK intends to improve the quality of
education in 25 schools in rural Lebanon (Akkar, Hermel and Baalbek
regions and selected villages in the South) by improving both the physical
conditions of schooling and the quality of the teaching and social support
received by pupils.
To improve physical conditions, IMC UK will:
To improve teaching and psychosocial support, IMC UK
Partnership and scalability
UNICEF has asked IMC UK to implement this project and has offered
a contribution of £1.25 million, subject to IMC UK procuring
£200,000. This is Lebanon Unitedís target.
This is equivalent to raising a mere £8,000 per school
to secure a contribution of more than £50,000 per school from UNICEF
Ė a return on investment of 625%!
IMC UK will also contribute a further £120,000
of its own money bringing the total to £1.57m
The project is designed as a pilot to demonstrate the impact
of this type of investment, with the expectation that it will be scaled up
across all of Lebanonís schools.