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“Gazprom Neft Badra” presents gifts to Baghdad schoolchildren

24.04.2017

Representatives of “Gazprom Neft Badra” office in Baghdad presented gifts to the students of a boarding-school for orphans in the capital’s Al-Waziriya district. Each of almost 500 boarders got a school kit comprised of a schoolbag, pencils, watercolor pens and exercise-books.

The boarding school is situated in the same quarter with “Gazprom Neft Badra” office in Baghdad and  occupies one of the neighboring buildings. Besides the orphans, the boarding-house harbors children of refugees who fled their homes in the war-torn north of the country.

The ceremony was joined by the heads of Al-Waziriya Council and local department of education.

The children performed a small concert in honor of “Gazprom Neft Badra” representatives with patriotic rhymes, salutary chants and dances.

вручение подарков в Багдаде

Presenting gifts for the schoolchildren in Badra, Jassan and Zurbatya where the company works has already became a good tradition. Now “Gazprom Neft Badra” managers decided to spread it to Baghdad where it has its office in an effort to improve the quality of life of local people.

The ceremony of presenting gifts to the schoolchildren in Badra, Jassan and Zurbatya is held annually in the beginning of the school year. In 2014 the Company built three schools in the area, two in the town of Badra and one in the district of Jassan.

In December 2016 the company accomplished the project of electric power grids modernization in the areas close to the oilfield. The works were implemented within the period of 2015-2016 and were held in Badra, Jassan,  Zurbatya and neighboring hamlets.

Starting from 2012 “Gazprom Neft Badra” accomplished a number of big social projects in Wassit province, namely the modernization and equipment of local clinic in Badra, purchase of two ambulances for the local health department and two mini-buses for Wassit University, as well as computers for Badra schools.


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