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Photos: School On A Bus, Gonbad Kavoos - Part II

Photos by Aboutaleb Nadri, Mehr News Agency

Students at Kherad school in Gonbad Kavoos region of Iran continue their education under very tough circumstances and with the least amount of resources. The classes for the 27 students, who belong to the nomad tribes, are held in a old bus that is moved around with a tractor.


Golestan is one of the 30 provinces of Iran. It is in the north-east of the country, south of the Caspian Sea. Its capital is Gorgan. It was split off from the province of Mazandaran in 1997. It has a population of 1.7 million (2005) and an area of 20,380 km square. The major townships of the province are: Gorgan, Gonbad Kavoos, Bandar Torkaman, Bandar Gaz, Ali Abad, Kord Kooy, Fenderesk and Minoo Dasht.


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