About us

Our mission

  • Poverty reduction, sustainable development and promoting access to and availability of education
  • Improve the learning and living situation at African schools
  • Facilitate international understanding, overcome prejudices and racism by promoting dialogue and communication between children and youths from Germany and Eastern Africa
  • Promote intercultural and social skills of young people both in the Northern and Southern hemisphere
  • Motivate young people to take on social responsibility
  • Promoting education on issues relating to sustainable development

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Our values

PROBONO is committed to support the people in the Southern hemisphere. We believe that promoting education is a key factor in overcoming poverty, discrimination, oppression and corruption, to strengthen democracy and encourage sustainable development.


  • supports schools in Eastern Africa based on the principles of encouraging self-reliance and sustainability
  • aims to promote tolerance and understanding of foreign cultures as well as to increase responsibility for the issues of development cooperation
  • is not connected to any political or religious organisation and supports projects regardless of religion, race or political conviction
  • contributes to more sustainable development in a joint effort with German students
  • promotes international understanding between young people of different cultures

About us


Why we are engaged - this is shown in the video of PROBONO Schoolpartnership for One World e.V. It gives a brief insight into our various fields of activity. Using the example of the study trip of a group of students from the Humboldt School in Bad Homburg to their partner school in Tanzania, the film makes clear the great potential of North-South school partnerships. How curious and interested and with how much joy the girls and boys meet each other is simply contagious: