Project:  UXO/LM awareness education for primary school children in Quang Tri province .
<ul><li>Location: </li></ul><ul><li>9 communes in Trieu Phong district and 4  </li></ul><ul><li>comunes in Gio Linh distri...
Objectives:  <ul><li>To increase knowledge and awareness on UXO safety among children and teachers in Trieu Phong and Gio ...
<ul><li>Objective 1: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Develop 5 student’s textbooks and 5 teacher’s guidebooks on UXO safety to be us...
<ul><li>Objective 1: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Train teachers on how to use the textbooks in classroom and Activity-based lear...
Objective 1: <ul><li>-  In-school training in all project communes </li></ul>
Objective 2: -  Organize community – school events to bring the safety message out in to the community. <ul><li>. </li></ul>
Objective 2: - Develop supplemental materials & activities to reinforce the in-school curriculum and to raise community aw...
Why an in-school curriculum ? <ul><li>Primary-aged children are a vulnerable group for UXO/LM accidents (natural curiosity...
<ul><li>- Writers: QTri DOET, MOET, NIESAC </li></ul><ul><li>Process:  </li></ul><ul><li>+ Study visit to Quang Tri & refe...
What MRE messages are presented? <ul><li>UXO/landmines have different shapes and sizes and are very dangerous. Stay away f...
How are the messages presented to target groups? <ul><li>In-school training </li></ul><ul><li>+ 5 lessons/grade: activity-...
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Landmines Working Group Quarterly Meetings - Presentation by PeaceTrees Vietnam Presentation by CRS at the Mine/UXO Risk Education Materials Meeting on March 03, 2006

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Presentation by PeaceTrees Vietnam Presentation by CRS

  1. 1. Project: UXO/LM awareness education for primary school children in Quang Tri province .
  2. 2. <ul><li>Location: </li></ul><ul><li>9 communes in Trieu Phong district and 4 </li></ul><ul><li>comunes in Gio Linh district </li></ul><ul><li>Partners: </li></ul><ul><li>Province and District Education Departments </li></ul><ul><li>Direct Beneficiaries: </li></ul><ul><li>9,500 primary school children and 500 teachers </li></ul><ul><li>Indirect Beneficiaries: </li></ul><ul><li>9,500 parents & community members </li></ul>
  3. 3. Objectives: <ul><li>To increase knowledge and awareness on UXO safety among children and teachers in Trieu Phong and Gio Linh district through provision of in-school training on accident prevention and sensitivity toward people with disabilities. </li></ul><ul><li>To raise awareness on UXO safety for parents, leaders and general public through school-community activities to bring safety message out to the community. </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Objective 1: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Develop 5 student’s textbooks and 5 teacher’s guidebooks on UXO safety to be used in primary schools in all project communes. </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>Objective 1: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Train teachers on how to use the textbooks in classroom and Activity-based learning method that help teachers incorporate children with disabilities in to normal classrooms. </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Objective 1: <ul><li>- In-school training in all project communes </li></ul>
  7. 7. Objective 2: - Organize community – school events to bring the safety message out in to the community. <ul><li>. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Objective 2: - Develop supplemental materials & activities to reinforce the in-school curriculum and to raise community awareness of the landmines/UXO problem. <ul><li>. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Why an in-school curriculum ? <ul><li>Primary-aged children are a vulnerable group for UXO/LM accidents (natural curiosity and lack of warning from parents and adults) </li></ul><ul><li>Primary schools proven as effective venues for reaching wider community </li></ul><ul><li>Children educated now will adopt safer behaviors when older </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>- Writers: QTri DOET, MOET, NIESAC </li></ul><ul><li>Process: </li></ul><ul><li>+ Study visit to Quang Tri & reference of Lao’s in-school curriculum </li></ul><ul><li>+Materials development using activity-based methodology and field testing in Quang tri primary schools for local feedback. </li></ul><ul><li>+Refine after testing incorporating local feedback & recommendations (3 cyclical refinements for 3 school years so far) </li></ul>How were the materials developed?
  11. 11. What MRE messages are presented? <ul><li>UXO/landmines have different shapes and sizes and are very dangerous. Stay away from them. </li></ul><ul><li>Keep away from any area with a warning sign </li></ul><ul><li>Report to adults when seeing UXO/LM </li></ul><ul><li>Don’t build a fire directly on the ground. </li></ul><ul><li>Don’t dismantle LM/UXO for explosives </li></ul><ul><li>Don’t watch adults dismantling UXO/LM. Go to tell adult immediately. </li></ul>
  12. 12. How are the messages presented to target groups? <ul><li>In-school training </li></ul><ul><li>+ 5 lessons/grade: activity-based; including discussion of implications of having an accident, disability sensitivity and simple first aid techniques. </li></ul><ul><li>Outreach activities to communities </li></ul><ul><li>+ School-community exchange event </li></ul><ul><li>+ Children’s presentation on UXO safety </li></ul>

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