THE FIRST SUSTAINABLE PUBLIC SCHOOL OF LATIN AMERICA

During my journey along the coast of Uruguay, I visited the school of Jaureguiberry. Launched on March, 2016, it is the first susainable public school of Latin America. It was impulsed by a group of young specialists of eco-construction and biology, with the desire to put into practice the sustainability within a local community’s life. After many years of cooperation and compromises, a successful partnership between the Ministry of Education of Uruguay, NGOs, private corporations and other public bodies) enabled the construction of the first auto-sustainable public school of Latin America. Lire la suite