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S-case telemedicine device proved efficient for rural primary health care ambulatories
January 21, 2022 News

S-case telemedicine device proved efficient for rural primary health care ambulatories

After four months, team of Caritas Czech Republic (CCR) and S-case company from Slovakia successfully concluded the project aiming at pilot testing of S-case multifunctional telemedicine device. It was proven that this device is efficient for primary health care facilities located in rural areas as it increases the productivity of healthcare providers, detects new cases of different non-communicable diseases, and as it enables fast and accurate data-sharing and storage in electronic format.

Best of 2021 in Caritas Czech Republic in Georgia
January 14, 2022 News

Best of 2021 in Caritas Czech Republic in Georgia

The year 2021 was challenging – the COVID-19 pandemic pressured the health care system, economic stagnation and inflation deepened, and our lives were negatively affected by restrained inter-personal contracts due to the pandemic regulations. In such situation, however, the needs for humanitarian aid and development cooperation increase, and thus the work of Caritas Czech Republic has become much more indispensable. Seeing it from this point of view, the year 2021 was very successful for Caritas Czech Republic in Georgia, as we could provide more of needed assistance than in any other year before. Thanks to our donors, we were able to run a total of 14 individual projects with an overall yearly budget slightly below two million Euro, and be active in four priority sectors – health care, social protection, rural development, and environmental protection.

Caritas Czech Republic Summarizes its Support to People with ASD in Georgia
December 7, 2021 News

Caritas Czech Republic Summarizes its Support to People with ASD in Georgia

Caritas Czech Republic summarized the six-year project that aimed to expand and improve services for people with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in Georgia as well as strengthen the professional development of the specialists working in the field.

CCR Summarizes Two-Years of Zugdidi Screening Center´s Operation
November 29, 2021 News

CCR Summarizes Two-Years of Zugdidi Screening Center´s Operation

Caritas Czech Republic summed up the two-year achievements of the Czech Development Agency-funded Zugdidi Screening Center, the only outpatient clinic in the region, offering state screening programs to the population of West Georgia.

To Promote Uptake of HIV testing, CCR Launches Czech/UNDP-Financed Project
November 17, 2021 News

To Promote Uptake of HIV testing, CCR Launches Czech/UNDP-Financed Project

Thanks to the new partnership with UNDP Georgia, UNFPA Georgia, the Caucasus Research Resource Center (CRRC) and Tanadgoma, Caritas Czech Republic started working on the promotion of HIV self-testing in Georgia. With this in mind, our project will roll-out different behavioral messages aiming at mobilizing the youth to conduct HIV self-testing, and – based on their effectiveness – will contribute to evidence-based policymaking of National Center of Disease Control and Public Health (NCDC).