NEWS

New tender - Evaluator of the project in Mongolia

We are looking for the implementer of external evaluation of the project in Mongolia - "Supporting a greener and more energy efficient construction sector in Mongolia."

All information you can find here:

Terms of Reference for External Project Evaluation

Service Contract

Formal evaluation standards

International call for tenders

CCR Czech Republic published a call for tenders for organizing a training on Energy audit and Energy building declaration for state Mongolian auditor in a European country. The training is part of the project Supporting a greener and more energy efficient construction industry. In this document, you may find details of the call.

Closing the flood emergency aid centre

The flood emergency aid centre in Londýnská Street in Prague 2, which received material aid for the regions affected by the floods, is open until 28th June 2013. The material donation centre at Záběhlická 72, Prague 10 continues to be in operation, 24 hours a day. We thank everyone who took part in the flood relief. We distributed all the donated material among the people in the affected areas.

Memory of Václav Havel

Václav HavelOn Sunday 18 December the man to whom we owe the return of freedom in our country has passes away. "Václav Havel was primarily a man who laid the foundations of a free and active civil society, and staunchly defended it all his life," said the director of Caritas Oldrich Haičman.

Director for Caritas Georgia

Caritas Georgia has announced a tender for a new director of the organization, among other things, responsible for the management and coordination of Caritas, for the preparation and implementation of strategies for its development. The Director will manage the organization in accordance with Georgian law and international standards of Caritas (including Caritas Europa). You may find more information about the position on Careers.

Message from Cardinal Tagle to commemorate Nepal's earthquake

Renewal of houses in Nepal (photo: Jennifer Hardy / CRS).

As I travelled from Kathmandu airport this morning I saw areas affected by last year’s earthquake. I’m in Nepal for the Caritas solidarity conference to commemorate the one year anniversary of the disaster. As I looked at the countryside, I could almost see the wounds of our Mother Earth.

Level of damage in Ecuador overwhelming

A 7.8 earthquake was the strongest in the country since 1979, it flattened buildings and buckled the highways along the country’s Pacific coast and killing hundreds (photo: Eduardo Naranjo / Catholic Relief Services).

Ecuadorian coastal city of Muisne was hit by an earthquake on Saturday, April 16, 2016 (7.8 Richter scale). The death toll has exceeded 650 people, 58 are still missing, hundreds in need of medical care and up to 25,000 people were left homeless. Read more about the help of Caritas Ecuador and Catholic Relief Services on caritas.org.

Pope brings hope to refugees on Lesbos

The European Union began returning newcomers to Turkey as part of a controversial deal (photo: Lefteris Partsalis/Caritas Switzerland).

Pope Francis will travel to the Greek island of Lesbos on Saturday, 16 April. He will meet with refugees and migrants who have made the trip by sea from Turkey. Over a million people crossed to Greece last year and 150,000 in 2016. Nearly half came to Lesbos. Most were fleeing war and poverty. Over 55 percent were women and children. Read more on caritas.org.

Study visit of Mongolian experts

All participants together.

On Saturday April 9th, the delegation of Mongolian experts from the energy and construction sectors arrived in Prague for a study visit. During which they planned to visit thermal power plants, research institutes and manufacturers of building materials.