VIDEO from UNICEF Available on UNICEF and Japan Support '1,000 Classrooms Project' in Kabul, Afghanistan

Dec 17, 2010, 21:27 ET from

NEW YORK, Dec. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- See video from UNICEF at:              

Girls and boys were thrilled with the recent inauguration of a new high school in the Afghan capital, built as part of a major project in which the government will construct over 1,000 new classrooms in 58 schools in the area surrounding Kabul. The project is supported by UNICEF and the Government of Japan, which has so far contributed $24 million to it.

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