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.

Earthquake relief effort continue through night in Italy

Caritas staff have offered local accommodation for people forced from their homes, and where possible are providing counselling and basic necessities following Wednesday’s quake (photo: Caritas Italy).

Caritas and church volunteers have been providing food to rescue workers and people affected by Wednesday’s earthquake in central Italy. The quake hit 24 August in the Rieti region, causing severe damage and loss of life in the towns of Amatrice, Accumoli and Pescara del Tronto. Read more on caritas.org.

Church to send aid as strong quake hits central Italy

An earthquake in central Italy has caused severe destruction (photo: Caritas Italiana).

A strong earthquake struck central Italy early on 24 August, causing severe destruction to buildings and the loss of life. The magnitude 6.2 earthquake struck around the Rieti region. The worst hit towns were Amatrice and Accumoli, with the epicentre in Norcia. Read more on caritas.org.

Caritas Armenia: Serving the most vulnerable people

Anahit Gevorgyan (photo: Caritas Europa).

Caritas Armenia is located in Gyumri. From that town, the organisation coordinates the work of 9 social projects in 4 regions, along with an office in Yerevan that focuses in migration, integration and trafficking. In addition, Caritas Armenia is an active member of the Armenian civil society dedicated to disaster prevention and response. The needs are many in Armenia and they evolve too. In that sense, Caritas Armenia has identified new areas of actions. Read more on caritas.eu.

„I hope for a future where young people could invest their time in building Senegal“

Rose Sagna talking about her work with Caritas Senegal at WYD in Krakow, Poland (photo: Caritas Poland).

Rose went to World Youth Day 2016 in Krakow as part of the #YoungCaritas delegation. She told youngsters from around the world about her work with Caritas Senegal. "This is my first time at the World Youth Day and it’s been really great to meet other people from Caritas. These are people who are young like me (I’m 28), they have a job and a position of responsibility within the Caritas confederation." Read more on caritas.org.