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Thanks to her determination and our support, Mzevinar from Georgia could start her own business
February 25, 2021 Humanitární pomoc a rozvojová spolupráce Charity ČR

Thanks to her determination and our support, Mzevinar from Georgia could start her own business

Mountainous Adjaria is one of the least developed and poorest regions in Georgia. Finding work is a real challenge there. Caritas Czech Republic is helping local people start their own business and create sustainable jobs to prevent work migration from the region. One of the people we helped is Mzevinar Iremadze, who focuses on traditional techniques of embroidery and knitting. Thanks to the support she had received from us, she could open her own small studio, and her products reach more customers further away.

Early cancer screening saved my life, says Darejan from Georgia
February 4, 2021 Humanitární pomoc a rozvojová spolupráce Charity ČR

Early cancer screening saved my life, says Darejan from Georgia

When 46-year old Darejan Berishvili made a routine visit to the newly-opened cancer screening centre in her home town of Zugdidi, she expected to receive a clean bill of health. However, despite having experienced no discomfort, testing revealed she had a stage two malignant tumour in her breast.

What did Caritas Czech Republic in Georgia achieve in 2020?
January 25, 2021 News

What did Caritas Czech Republic in Georgia achieve in 2020?

The year 2020 was truly unusual. The life as well as working style of each of us has been changed abruptly, bringing many personal and professional challenges to surmount.

Caritas Czech Republic (CCR) in Georgia overcame these challenges without any major setback, and even experienced exceptional growth in its operations and further improvement in internal processes and accountability.