As a federal enterprise, GIZ supports the German Government in achieving its objectives in the field of international cooperation for sustainable development. GIZ operates throughout Germany and in more than 130 countries worldwide. We have more than 17,000 staff members around the globe, some 70% of whom are employed locally as national personnel. 
The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH is currently implementing a project in the area of secondary education in Kabul. The project is funded by the German Foreign Ministry and is scheduled to be implemented in 2015 and 2016. The project will operate from a project office in Kabul, will cooperate closely with 3 public secondary schools in Kabul and with an NGO that aims to improve the quality of these 3 schools. The project operates within the framework of an agreement with the Afghan Ministry of Education