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Caritas Czech Republic Launches a New Project to Support Sustainable Cattle Farming in Georgia
May 19, 2022 CCR-Georgia

Caritas Czech Republic Launches a New Project to Support Sustainable Cattle Farming in Georgia

Supporting rural development has been one of the flagships of Caritas Czech Republic’s work in Georgia for years. Within various donor fundings, our organization has worked on diversification of the rural economy by supporting farmers and entrepreneurs from different regions of the country. Currently, we are launching a new project that aims at increasing the income of the beef farmers from Tusheti, Pshav-Khevsureti, and Khulo Municipality by ensuring efficient production resources and inputs, the necessary knowledge, market access and value-added opportunities. The initiative is financially supported by the Czech Development Agency.

Incubators sent by Caritas will help in Ukraine
March 30, 2022 News

Incubators sent by Caritas will help in Ukraine

The fifth shipment of humanitarian aid sent by Caritas Czech Republic has arrived in Ukraine. The truck brought food, hygiene supplies, blankets, first aid kits and two incubators to Zaporizhzhia. The war in Ukraine has displaced one in four people from their homes. Millions need help secure their basic needs, such as shelter, food and health care.

Caritas Czech Republic supports the introduction of a new profession of caregiver
October 8, 2021 CCR-Moldova

Caritas Czech Republic supports the introduction of a new profession of caregiver

The caregiver is a new profession in development and emerging in the Republic of Moldova that comes to the aid of the elderly and those with special needs. The necessity to introduce a new profession has arisen due to an insufficient number of nurses, who consequently cannot deal with the high demand in homecare services. Caritas Czech Republic is closely cooperating with local stakeholders to introduce the new profession of caregiver.

Behind the scenes of Caritas Czech Republic: Shirman’s Internship Journey
September 13, 2021 CCR-Iraq

Behind the scenes of Caritas Czech Republic: Shirman’s Internship Journey

Our Logistics Assistant, Shirman Mohammed, is 25 year old. He is from the Syrian town of Qamishlo and began his Internship with Caritas Czech Republic in Iraq September 2020. He is currently enjoying his one-year anniversary. We spoke with him about his year with Caritas and how he became a Logistics Assistant.

Caritas Czech Republic supports the modernization of waste management in Criuleni city
September 7, 2021 CCR-Moldova

Caritas Czech Republic supports the modernization of waste management in Criuleni city

Caritas Czech Republic and Caritas Slovakia is partnering with SlovakAid to build a functional and sustainable waste management system in Criuleni city, which will improve current waste collection services and provide a better access to them for almost 10.000 citizens.

Caritas Czech Republic launches a fundraising appeal to aid the tsunami victims in Indonesia
October 5, 2018 News and articles

Caritas Czech Republic launches a fundraising appeal to aid the tsunami victims in Indonesia

On Friday, 28 September the Indonesian island of Sulawesi (or Celebes) has suffered the most intensive of earthquakes so far, with a force of 7.4 on the Richter scale. The subsequent tsunami wave has taken the toll of hundreds of human lives; the total number of affected people could reach several hundreds of thousands, according to some estimates even two million. Caritas Czech Republic has therefore launched a fundraising appeal to support the victims of the tsunami as well as the restoration of the country.

South eastern Europe sees growing rise in refugees
August 27, 2015 News and articles

South eastern Europe sees growing rise in refugees

The latest stop in Lina’s journey from Iraq to the European Union is the bus stop in Belgrade, capital of Serbia. The trip began three weeks ago. Her family flew from Baghdad to Turkey, by ship to Greece, a train to Macedonia and then walked across the frontier to Serbia to travel to the capital. Their hope is to reach Germany. Read more on caritas.org.

Cardinal Tagle elected president of Caritas Internationalis
May 15, 2015 News and articles

Cardinal Tagle elected president of Caritas Internationalis

Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle of Manila, Philippines has been elected as the new president of Caritas Internationalis at the confederation’s 20th General Assembly in Rome. Read more on caritas.org.