Interviews

Behind the Scenes of Caritas Czech Republic: Meet Ekaterine Meskhrikadze from Georgia
July 19, 2022 News

Behind the Scenes of Caritas Czech Republic: Meet Ekaterine Meskhrikadze from Georgia

Would you like to know more about the Humanitarian Aid and Development Cooperation department in Caritas Czech Republic? We launched a series of interviews with our colleagues who will tell you more about our work across the world. This time we interviewed Ekaterine Meskhrikadze, Deputy Head of Mission at our office in Georgia.

“Georgia Will Always Stay in my Heart” – Jan Blinka Leaves the Mission with Gratitude
July 14, 2022 News

“Georgia Will Always Stay in my Heart” – Jan Blinka Leaves the Mission with Gratitude

Jan Blinka has been leading Caritas Czech Republic’s Georgian Mission since 2019. During this period, our organization implemented several important initiatives including the EU-funded ENPARD Khulo project, CzechAid-funded projects in support to strengthen primary healthcare in Georgia and protect the rights of persons with disabilities and building of the Zugdidi Screening Center for the population of West Georgia. 

Czech Ambassador States Caritas Czech Republic Exceeds his Expectations
May 27, 2022 News

Czech Ambassador States Caritas Czech Republic Exceeds his Expectations

Within the framework of the Czech Development Agency-funded project „Way to Home: Development of Adult Alternative Social Services in Georgia“, Caritas Czech Republic handed over two family-type homes for persons with disabilities to the State Care Agency. The procurement, rehabilitation and handover of these houses is a part of Caritas Czech Republic’s broader contribution to the deinstitutionalization of large boarding institutions in Georgia. The initiative is financially supported by the Czech Development Agency. 

Why Promotion of HIV Self-Testing is so Important in Georgia
April 13, 2022 News

Why Promotion of HIV Self-Testing is so Important in Georgia

Although Georgia remains to be a low  HIV prevalence country with concentrated epidemics in key populations, unless urgent measures are undertaken immediately, the rapid spread of the disease is expected.

Meet the women of Caritas Czech Republic
March 7, 2022 Humanitární pomoc a rozvojová spolupráce Charity ČR

Meet the women of Caritas Czech Republic

They live in different countries, sometimes ten thousand kilometres apart. Yet they have many things in common. Women who work at the Caritas Czech Republic and women who have received support from Caritas to get back on their feet. Who are the women of the Caritas Czech Republic and what do they wish for International Women's Day?