We support young students in Togo so they can improve their chances in getting educated. Whilst doing that we connect people from Germany and Togo through regularly organising cultural initiatives. We are a non-profit-organisation based in Cologne with all members working voluntary.
A colourful Exhibition of the first products of the trainees. The proceeds went to our association.
Supported by the University of Siegen, in March 2018 we organised a 3 weeks internship for German students in Togo.
In total, 18 German students and 10 students from Togo joined to discover and experience the country, people and culture of the country.
Based on their experiences they developed creative workshops in local schools.
The students were accompanied by our entire board of directors as well as by coordinators on location.
we do have in our programme, located in different cities of Togo- from Lomé to Dapaong, with thanks to help alliance working together with our association KTGW. In autumn oft 2019 most of them started their 2.Year in Vocational Training.
Then they will bei fit- for working as constructional and electrical engineers, computer scientists, accountants, in administrations, hotel business, tourism, domestic science, gastronomy, as dress makers and hairdressers, medical assists und ecological farmers.
30.07.2019 LAYING THE FOUNDATION STONE OF OUR
The village and the whole area were actively involved, also our trainees. Our chairman appealed to other guests from administration, politics and educational institutions to the task of promoting all the talents of youth.
The celebration of laying the foundation stone involved attracting many officials, potential sponsors, villagers and, above all, young people for our ambitious idea. More about the idea of our training center during the interview for Radio Victoire FM.
Most trainees have to bring up their own equipment which they cannot pay. KTGW was able to contribute 3 sewing machines for the future fashion designers.
In August 2018, many students in Togo got to know and play Völkerball with enthusiasm. Völkerball to cross borders! At the 3 workshops in Aneho, Kpalimé and Lomé we met highly motivated students and teachers who now want Völkerball to carry on to their country.
After one year, now it has become a sport of German clubs. With small sums and donations we enable tournaments between the schools.