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Schools, Culture and Sport

The war had a devastating effect on Nagorno Karabakh's educational system. Forty-nine schools were destroyed during the war, particularly, those located near the frontline that could be reached by the Azerbaijani artillery. Considerable damage was done to school furniture and equipment.

Overall, 46 schools, 66 cultural centers and 158 new gymnasiums need to be constructed, while 67 schools, 104 cultural centers and 8 gymnasiums need to be repaired and refurbished with furniture and educational equipment.

Suggested Programs and Estimated Cost:
Construction of schools and kindergartens - $7 million;
Construction of cultural and sport facilities - $7.5 million;
Restoration of historical monuments - $10 million


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