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Labyrinth 2030: The deadline for registration to the competition was postponed, Jan Lukačevič and Kl
December 3, 2020 Labyrinth 2030

Labyrinth 2030: The deadline for registration to the competition was postponed, Jan Lukačevič and Kl

Due to increased interest, the registration for the Labyrinth 2030 competition was extended. There was also a live broadcast for anyone interested. The guests of the livestream were competition's ambassador, Jan Lukačevič, and Klára Dohnalová, the implementer of the successful Pepper Field project in Cambodia.

Caritas Czech Republic among the best rated European organizations
November 25, 2020 What we do

Caritas Czech Republic among the best rated European organizations

Providing urgent humanitarian aid to those in need has been one of the main pillars of our work abroad. Therefore, we are happy to announce that we have been among the first organizations certified by the EU agency ECHO to implement high-quality and efficient humanitarian projects in the years to come.

Caritas Czech Republic continues to provide online trainings for family doctors throughout Georgia
November 25, 2020 CCR-Georgia

Caritas Czech Republic continues to provide online trainings for family doctors throughout Georgia

The COVID-19 pandemic posed challenges to family doctors, among which the most difficult was the remote management and counseling of many patients. Based on the experience gained during the last 10 months and the recommendations of the World Health Organization, a team of experts has developed state protocols in home management of COVID-19, including post-COVID care of discharged patients.

TPC Estera opened its new premises
November 12, 2020 CCR-Moldova

TPC Estera opened its new premises

November 12, 2020 – The new premises of the theoretical-practical Center for Medical and Social Care "Estera" were inaugurated today. This event was held under the project "Support and Assistance to the Social Sector in Moldova", implemented by Caritas Czech Republic in partnership with AO Pro-Development and AO "Homecare" and funded by the Czech Development Agency.

Czech Caritas launched new partnership with Unicef to support primary healthcare in Georgia
November 2, 2020 CCR-Georgia

Czech Caritas launched new partnership with Unicef to support primary healthcare in Georgia

Thanks to the support from the Czech Development Agency, Caritas Czech Republic has been working on the improvement of Georgia´s primary healthcare (PHC) system for four years now. Seeing the positive development, UNICEF decided to join the partnership and expand the original project with interventions in maternal and child health (MCH).

Construction Demolition Waste Management Project's Closing Ceremony
October 31, 2020 CCR-Mongolia

Construction Demolition Waste Management Project's Closing Ceremony

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – On 30th October 2020, the Closing Ceremony of the “Improving Resource-Efficiency and Cleaner Production in the Mongolian Construction Sector through Materials Recovery” project, which was implemented between 2016 and 2020 with the financial support of the European Union (SWITCH-Asia program) and Czech Development Agency, was held today.

Caritas help the victims of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict
October 30, 2020 Charita Česká republika

Caritas help the victims of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

Because of the armed conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan, up to 20 thousand of people living in Nagorno-Karabakh had to leave their homes, as it is the area both states want to gain. And therefore, Caritas Czech Republic decided to send 5,000 euros from its funds to help the refugees who have fled to Armenia. This money will be given to the branch of Caritas in Armenia which provides help in this area.

Caritas Czech Republic assisted to vulnerable families in Racha-Lechkhumi region
October 27, 2020 CCR-Georgia

Caritas Czech Republic assisted to vulnerable families in Racha-Lechkhumi region

The damage caused by the Covid-19 pandemic to the economy and human well-being is especially severe in the mountainous regions of Georgia, where the majority of the population is dependent on tourism and entrepreneurship is less developed. In order to reduce the negative impact of the pandemic, Caritas Czech Republic provided humanitarian assistance to more than 150 families in Racha-Lechkhumi region.

Labyrinth 2030 at Innovation Week
October 1, 2020 Labyrinth 2030

Labyrinth 2030 at Innovation Week

This year's main event of the Innovation Week which took place on Tuesday, September 29th 2020, at the Karlín Forum, was an inspirational meeting of inspiring people and ideas. There was also a section of Global Development Education of Caritas Czech Republic.

Caritas Czech Republic in Mongolia was awarded “The Best Project and Program Implementer”
October 1, 2020 CCR-Mongolia

Caritas Czech Republic in Mongolia was awarded “The Best Project and Program Implementer”

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – On 23 August 2020, Caritas Czech Republic (CCR) in Mongolia have been awarded “The Best Project and Program Implementer” for its “Improving resource efficiency and cleaner production in the Mongolian construction sector through materials recovery” project from the most prestigious construction exhibition Barilga Expo 2020.