Floating School built in Nigerian Slum community

A three-story floating school will soon be used for primary-level education in the community of Makoko, a slum built on the flooded coastline in the Nigerian state of Lagos. The school is constructed on a foundation of 256 plastic drums and can accommodate more than 100 students. It comprises of a open recreational space on the first floor and a number of classrooms on the floors above. The school is powered by solar panels on the roof.

20130323-210333.jpg

20130323-210356.jpg

20130323-210422.jpg

20130323-210443.jpg

20130323-210604.jpg

20130323-210628.jpg

Advertisements

One thought on “Floating School built in Nigerian Slum community

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s