Crown Prince Moulay Hassan 2017/2018 school year officially kicks off (video)
Crown Prince Moulay Hassan gave today at the school in the District of Hassan in Rabat Abdelmoumen the official kick-off of the school year 2017-2018. He also launched the Royal initiative "A million school bags", which this year will be beneficial to 4,262,000 students, reported the Moroccan news agency MAP.
"A million school bags" was launched in 2008 by King Mohammed VI and since then annually renewed.Â Â It strives to ensure equal opportunities in education and to combat the phenomenon of early school leaving. The "one million school bags"-operation is an integral part of the national strategy for social support for school children and their families, which also provides a financial support programme for poor families.
Crown Prince Moulay Hassan visited some classes of Abdelmoumen school prior to the symbolic handing over of the school bags and school books in favor of ten pupils of this school and ten students of the high school Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah Town Shoul (prefecture SalÃ©).
Finally, the Crown Prince posed for a picture with teaching/administrative staff of the school Abdelmoumen.
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