Kalimât winner of the honour award of the 5th competition Be.Project

 

Kalimât ("words", in Arabic), students's association of MINES ParisTech, created within the framework of the "Acte d'entreprendre" (Entrepreneurship Venture), has for objective to prevent the school abandonment in rural areas in Morocco.

Its project: to establish a regular bus line to allow children to go to the secondary school, won over, in May 2011, the organizer of the competition, Bearing Point, a consulting firm.

It is worth noting that the students worked in association with the University Hassan II at Casablanca and that Kalimât stood out among more than 30 students'projects of écoles d'ingénieur to obtain this 5 000€ prize!

                            
                     The team of Kalimât beside Olivier Chatin, president of Bearing Point