On the Day of the Environment

On the Day of the Environment, we also embarked on an impressive initiative together with our children. Alongside all the students in our school, we cleaned up the entire village from litter. Over 100 bags of trash were filled, and the village shone with renewed splendor.
05. Jun 2023 Read more
Annalena Baerbock's Inspiring Visit to Our Bridge Orphanage School in Iraq

There are moments in life that remind us that we are all connected, regardless of our geographical location or life circumstances. One such uplifting event recently took place when Annalena Baerbock, the Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs, visited Our Bridge, an orphanage school in Iraq that advocates for education and equal opportunities.
09. Mar 2023 Read more
Trip to the American University in Semel

Daring to look into the future
03. Apr 2022 Read more
Prof. Dr. Thorsten Bohl as guest at Harman

School should constantly develop - The University of Tübingen supports us in this directly on site in Xanke! 
17. Mar 2022 Read more
Dancing with Majid Kessab at Harman

A role model you can touch: With Majid Kessab, it has been proven once again that childhood dreams can come true.
06. Mar 2022 Read more

The end of the year is an exciting time
31. Dec 2021 Read more
Examination hour with Dr. Walid

Together with students of dentistry, the Kurdish dentist Dr. Walid visited our Harman Education Center:  The team was able to perform numerous dental checkups on the children and then make recommendations for further treatment.
08. Sep 2021 Read more
Mouth and nose protection production in Harman

The female workers at Harman have been through severely traumatizing life events and continue to suffer from the poor conditions in the camp. The team that produces the mouth-nose coverings is made up of women with a diversity of tragic biographies. They are women who were enslaved in IS captivity and freed; women who witnessed the deaths of husbands, children, family members and friends. They are women who are single and living at subsistence level. Since the beginning of the corona pandemic, these women have been working for fixed wages and regular hours at the Harman Education Center, producing mouth-nose coverings for the refugee camps in Khanke.
24. Jul 2020 Read more
Current information about Corona

Despite the Corona crisis, we are doing everything we can to continue our work as well, quickly and reliably as possible. At the same time, we are helping to prevent the spread of the corona virus in the crisis areas of the autonomous region of Kurdistan. In doing so, we are providing on-the-ground support to those who are particularly affected by the corona crisis: The poorest of the poor. Current information about the work of Our Bridge in the Corona crisis at a glance...

09. May 2020 Read more
Annalena Baerbock visiting

'Hope is not the conviction that something will turn out well, but the certainty that something has meaning, no matter how it turns out.'- Václav Havel
27. Jun 2019 Read more
Spring beginning in the Harman orphanage

Dear supporters,
Morian has successfully completed his practice phase with us at the orphanage Harman. From now on I will take over the newsletter.
27. Apr 2018 Read more
The Our Bridge Education Center is launched

In the last newsletter you already learned that the truck with all the material from Germany arrived in Xhanke.
22. Mar 2018 Read more
News from Kurdistan

after a small winter break, we will be back directly from Xhanke, Kurdistan .....
09. Feb 2018 Read more
New year, new luck: changes in the orphanage Harman

I hope you all started well into the new year. In the orphanage Harman was extensively celebrated and welcomed the new year ....
10. Jan 2018 Read more
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