Shining light on talents & cultivating a culture of Professionalism

How RET Germany’s Job Counseling Program in Afghanistan reinforces the success of educational and vocational training components, elevating participants from dependency to self-reliance.  Job counseling training - Parwan 2019 Job counseling training - Kunduz 2019 Job counseling training - Parwan 2019 For years, Afghanistan’s economy has been characterized by an aid-induced, and therefore fragile, stability. …

Breaking the Cycle of Violence with the Power of Creativity

RET - CTO - 2019 Esengo, who started his own awareness-raising theatre troupe COTHEF PAIX (Compagnie Théatrale Freres de la Paix) after completing his orientation at the CTO, recounts how he decided to become a part of an armed group when tribal clashes dragged his village into disorder. He later witnessed his life being plagued by violence, malnutrition …