Tuesday, September 24, 2013

"The armed conflict that has persisted for decades in the Karen State of Myanmar results in a daily flow of refugees and migrants into neighboring Thailand. In the Thai town of Mae Sot, a few kilometers from the Burmese border, numerous learning centers and orphanages offer accommodation and education.  One of these learning centers, the CDC School (Children Development Centre) under the tutelage of the community based organisation Mae Tao Clinic, hosts more than 500 students...
The interior layout ensures an open and airy space that offers semi-privacy and includes storage space for each student. The main cost of the buildings is the timber structure, which represents 70% of the total cost. Bamboo, thatch and eucalyptus are used for walls, floor and roof. Though these materials are not prepared to last over two years without any previous treatment, they are all easily available every season and the cost is affordable and stable for the local people..."
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