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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
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.
Caritas in Kenya will invite Pope Francis
Caritas Kenya and the Catholic Justice and Peace Commission have successfully mobilized approximately 2000 population who will give a warm welcome to the Holy Father Pope Francis in Kangemi. Archbishop Martin Kivuva and Bishop Cornelius Korir together with the Fr. in Charge at St. Joseph the Worker Church; Fr. Pascal Mwaijage will receive His Holiness Pope Francis on the 27th November, 2015 in Kangemi. Pope Francis will be in Kenya between 25th and 27th November. Read more here.
'One Human Family, Food for All' campaign message
The “One Human Family, Food for All” campaign has been able to bring together Caritas organisations from around the world to work together as one in raising awareness of world hunger. As the campaign draws to a close, Cardinal Tagle, President of Caritas Internationalis, shares a message to celebrate the achievements of the campaign, and remind us to continue our journey together to end hunger. To see video click here.
Medical care for refugees in Slovenia
It’s a cold, grimy day in Dobova. The rain drizzles down, grey clouds loom and mist collects in pockets - Meabh Smith describes the atmosphere in a refugee camp in Dobova (east Slovenia). Read more on caritas.org.
Paris climate conference COP21- Frequently Asked Questions
World leaders will meet in Paris from 30th November – 11th December 2015 to agree a new climate change deal. Caritas will be there and calls for a legally binding climate agreement in the name of the those who are poor and vulnerable and who pay the highest price for climate change. Read more on caritas.org.