A non-governmental organization in Kabul is working to help youth from different ethnicities and socioeconomic backgrounds to build trust and provide empowerment through skateboarding and other activities.

Welcome to Skateistan.

Currently two documentaries about Skateistan have been released. You can watch the first released by Ornado Von Einsiedel here:

another  full-length documentary entitled “Skateistan: Four Wheels and a Board in Kabul” premiered at the Santa Barbara film festival in the United States in 2011.

But if you would like to get involved in Skateistan’s efforts check out the link below