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How is Caritas reducing its environmental footprint
April 14, 2021 News

How is Caritas reducing its environmental footprint

At Caritas Czech Republic we are oftentimes responding to man-made disasters that are affecting communities in different parts of the world. While wars or inadequate state administration tend to create more visible crisis, a growing number of issues we are facing are related to the environment and its deterioration. We know that if we do not change the way we live and work, the situation will only get worse. This is why we are introducing series of efforts to push for greater environmental sustainability of our work.

Together with SlovakAid, Caritas supports winemakers, butchers and other businesses in Racha
April 13, 2021 News

Together with SlovakAid, Caritas supports winemakers, butchers and other businesses in Racha

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 grant assistance to small and medium businesses (SMEs) in the region of Racha.

MASHAV donated the toys to the Kindergarten
April 8, 2021 News

MASHAV donated the toys to the Kindergarten

The Embassy of Israel and the Israel’s Agency for International Development Cooperation (Mashav) purchased toys and materials for children with special needs, which were donated to the kindergarten. The Ambassador of Israel to Georgia Ran Gidor and the Ambassador of the Czech Republic to Georgia Peter Mikiska attended the event.  

For five years, Czech Caritas is improving lives of Georgian children with autism
April 2, 2021 News

For five years, Czech Caritas is improving lives of Georgian children with autism

As every year, Caritas Czech Republic joins the World Autism Awareness Day, marked on April 2. It is great opportunity not only to celebrate the unique talents of the persons with autism and to spotlight the problems these people face every day, but also to recall all of accomplishment Czech Caritas has made in improving services for persons with autistic spectrum disorder (ASD) in Georgia during last five years.

Caritas gains PQP status from UNHCR and receives a low risk score from UNICEF
March 25, 2021 Humanitární pomoc a rozvojová spolupráce Charity ČR

Caritas gains PQP status from UNHCR and receives a low risk score from UNICEF

Working with UN agencies means that its partners must meet a number of crucial conditions to be able to carry out the projects. Caritas Czech Republic successfully prequalified for procurement on behalf of UNHCR and also prepared self-assessment of its policies for UNICEF and received the best possible risk level in terms of safeguarding.