Village of Koiria, Dangha, Mali

VILLAGE: Koiria
COMMUNE: Dire
CERCLE: Dangha
GENERAL LOCATION: Along banks of Niger River past village of Bantam
POPULATION: 900
STUDENTS (ages 6-12 years): 120
ETHNICITIES/LANGUAGES: Tamashek, Songhay, Bozo
VILLAGE HISTORY: Old village dating back to 1700s
LIVELIHOODS: Fishing, agriculture, goat herding
CTC INTERVENTION: Built new 3-classooom school in 2017-18, provided operational support, implemented Female Adult Literacy program
Image of children and the finished school building in Koiria built by Caravan to Class