Welcome to Ofarin!


We are pleased that you are interested in our work!


OFARIN eV was founded in Germany in 1996 to improve the living conditions of the people in Afghanistan. The project work is focusing on primary and pre-school education for children and teaching for women.


OFARIN is an abbreviation for “Organization for the Promotion of Afghan Regional Initiatives and Neighborhood Aid”. In the Afghan national languages ​​Dari and Pashto “Ofarin!” Or “Afarin!” Means something like “Great!” Or “Just right!”


May 2021


April 2021



OFARIN had started a small corona program.

Please find more information here

Ofarin news

girl schools in Afghanistan

English video

girl schools in Afghanistan

vidéo en français

Ofarin in the Heute-Journal

(documentary only in German)

The ZDF Heute-Journal reported on June 5th, 2018 from our work in Afghanistan.

Thanks at this point to Mr. Kleber for the great introduction.

You can view the article again HERE .

Mädchen an der Tafel

Bavarian Broadcasting 03.01.2018

(documentary only in German)

Development workers from Lower Franconia: Education for Afghanistan

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