Rural Development Programme

Solomon Islands Ministry of Development, Planning and Aid Coordination

The objective of this programme is to improve access to basic services in rural areas
and the production and productivity of farmers.

Rural Development Programme

Solomon Islands Ministry of Development, Planning and Aid Coordination

Bia Kindy Classroom


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Status: Ongoing

92.9% Completion

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RDP   Community   MP   MPA   Provincial Government   CRISP   RWASH   Other  

Name: Bia Kindy Classroom
GPS Coordinates: -10.3773555859(lat), 161.49368035789(lng)
Province: Makira/Ulawa
Ward: Arosi south
Village: Bia
Cycle: Cycle6
Nature of Sub-project: New


Subproject Objective: To improve our children's education in terms of conducive classroom learning.

Brief Description: This classroom project will provide a good avenue for Bia community and Wairaha Village kindergarten. The project consist of four rooms: 1. Learning Room 2. Playing area 3. Storage area 4. Two Sanitation Blocks

Date approved by Province: 04/12/2015
Date TDF approved: 20/12/2018
Community Helper name: Samson Ariki

Is this project added because of a discontinued project: No

Subproject Type: Classroom
Sector: Education
Subsector: Pre-primary Education

Date of SIC establishment meeting: 03/06/2019
Agreed name of SIC: Bia Kindy Classroom

SIC Executive Members:

Position (given) Name Gender M/F (select)
Chairperson John Peter Male
Treasurer/Accountant Wilfred Ruma Male
Secretary Edward Suma Male
Technical Officer Chris Bua Male
Youth Member

Total Beneficiaries

Age Group Male Female Total
0 - 14 yrs 16 19 35
15 - 24 yrs 12 19 31
25 - 59 yrs 22 24 46
60+ yrs 7 3 10
Total 57 65 122
People with special needs: 0 Households: 33

Names of villages expected to benefit and number of beneficiaries:


Age Group Male Female Total
0 - 14 yrs 16 19 35
15 - 24 yrs 12 19 31
25 - 59 yrs 22 24 46
60+ 7 3 10
Total 57 65 122
People with special needs 0 Households 33

Work plan stages and activities:

Stage1 Completed
Procurement/Preliminaries Yes
Procurement of hardware materials Yes
Timber milling contract Yes
Construction supervision contract Yes
Hardware Materials delivered to site Yes
Stage2 Completed
C1.15 (d) part 11 - Construction phase environment mitigation agreed Yes
Environment and culture protection areas identified and clearly marked Yes
Community pre-construction workshop Yes
Stage3 Completed
Collect and deliver sand and gravel on site Yes
Collect and deliver timber on site Yes
Site clearance of proposed site Yes
Stage4 Completed
Erection of building profiling and excavation of footings Yes
Install reinforcement, caging and bending fro column, pad footing strip footing Yes
Inspection of reinforcement for all foundations before concreting to meet TDF requirements. Yes
Constructing formwork for column, pad footing and strip footing Yes
Concreting of column, pad footing and strip footing Yes
Stage5 Completed
Constructing of wall framing structures, window frame and door frame Yes
Constructing of noggins, lintels and bracing of wall structures Yes
Inspection of framing to meet TDF requirements Yes
Stage6 Completed
Construction of roof framing and purlin structures Yes
Over laid chicken mesh wire on roof structure Yes
Constructing fascia board and bracing Yes
Sisalation paper and roofing iron on chicken mesh Yes
Inspection of roofing framing to meet TDF requirements Yes
Stage7 Completed
Construction ceiling framing structures and install lining Yes
Constructing wall lining Yes
Constructing of architrave Yes
Stage8 Completed
Excavate septic tank and soak away pits Yes
Construct tank with reinforcement and concrete blocks Yes
Construct soak away pit with concrete and stones Yes
Installation of plumbing work inside building Yes
Connect water to building plumbing to septic tank Yes
Stage9 Completed
Patty, filling and sand paper walls and timbers Yes
Painting and decorating Yes
Dismantling scaffold Yes
Clean up site, remove nails and stock pile and spare materials Yes
Cleaning and drainage work Yes
Stage10 Completed
Building Post-Construction workshop No
Building maintenance No
Building service maintenance (septic & sanitation) No
Painting and decorating maintenance Yes
Landscaping and beautification of building site Yes

Community procurement plan. List of up to 20 items/contracts:

# Contract Title Contractor Select Goods/Work/Services Cost SBD $
1 Timber milling Unknown Goods 22043
2 Purchase of materials Unknown Goods 99763
3 Labor Contract Unknown Work 30000
4 Freighting/Handling/Transport/Seafare Unknown Services 48194


Source Original Amount Planned in TDF Actual amount paid Source contribution % to total Purpose RDP funds acquitted
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