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One day at Caritas Czech Republic's mission: Come with us to Mongolia
November 22, 2021 Humanitární pomoc a rozvojová spolupráce Charity ČR

One day at Caritas Czech Republic's mission: Come with us to Mongolia

Do you want to see how it looks like at Caritas' mission? We have put together a short video series through which our colleagues will show you what their working day looks like. Let's continue with our second video from Mongolia - Bayanjargal Batbayar from the local team will take us on a field trip to our projects.

"All for YOUth, YOUth for all” project is empowering future generations and civil society
October 14, 2021 News

"All for YOUth, YOUth for all” project is empowering future generations and civil society

Do you know what challenges young people and youth civil society organizations (CSOs) face in Mongolia today? Many studies say that it is difficult for young people to find decent employment opportunities, gain quality education and participate in social activities. Also, one of the biggest challenges is to find funding for their activities and initiatives. Thanks to the European Union and the Transition Promotion Program of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic, the “All for YOUth, YOUth for all” project is empowering the emerging youth and youth CSOs to participate in the development and decision-making in Mongolia.

Issue of the visibility and inclusion of disabled people is most significant barrier to them
September 27, 2021 News

Issue of the visibility and inclusion of disabled people is most significant barrier to them

For many people living with a disability, their disability is not the most significant barrier to their participation and inclusion in the community.  Instead, these barriers are all around us and often unnoticed.  They are wheel chair ramps that are too steep, icy, or not maintained.  They are government processes that are overly centralized or exclusively online.  They are transport systems that don’t include stepless sidewalks or even pedestrian access at all.  The real barriers for many people living with disabilities is actually the way we build our communities. 

SWITCH-Asia SPRIM is Taking Action in Mongolia on World Cleanup Day 2021
September 20, 2021 News

SWITCH-Asia SPRIM is Taking Action in Mongolia on World Cleanup Day 2021

Celebrated every year on 18th September, World Cleanup Day is the world’s largest one-day civic action to engage more than 180 countries to tackle the global waste crisis. This day, however, is not just about cleanups. It's a strong and unique network of doers who share the common vision of living in a waste-free world and believe that together, we can clean up the world from waste. 

Caritas Czech Republic launches an appeal for Afghanistan
September 7, 2021 Humanitární pomoc a rozvojová spolupráce Charity ČR

Caritas Czech Republic launches an appeal for Afghanistan

Afghanistan has long been facing conflicts, the effects of climate change and poverty. The recent takeover of the country by the Taliban will inevitably deepen the humanitarian crisis and significantly worsen the security situation in the country. A large number of Afghans have no choice but to flee the country and seek a safer place to live. A significant increase in the number of refugees in the surrounding states is expected. In response to the situation, Caritas Czech Republic is launching the appeal Caritas Czech Republic for Afghanistan to help refugees in neighbouring countries.