What we do

We help where we are needed. We provide immediate humanitarian aid to people affected by war or natural disaster. As part of our development cooperation, we help people to cut loose and make a living. We focus on the development of health care and social protection as well as  rural development and environmental protection and actively work on systemic changes in Mongolia.

Helping entrepreneurs in recycling sector to grow
December 8, 2022 News

Helping entrepreneurs in recycling sector to grow

Mongolia ranks in the top 10 countries for the most plastic waste per person globally, yet only 6% of plastic waste in Mongolia is recycled. The Sustainable Plastic Recycling in Mongolia (SPRIM) project, implemented by Caritas Czech Republic in Mongolia with funding from the European Union and SWITCH-Asia, has partnered with recycling businesses in Ulaanbaatar to see how they can reach their full potential.

7 Christmas recipes from around the world: Discover the taste of Syria, Zambia or Ukraine
December 5, 2022 Humanitární pomoc a rozvojová spolupráce Charity ČR

7 Christmas recipes from around the world: Discover the taste of Syria, Zambia or Ukraine

Have you ever heard of dishes like Buuz, Yalanji or Satsivi? This Christmas, try delicious meals from around the world. We have prepared recipes for you together with colleagues from all the countries where Caritas Czech Republic helps people in need.

Switching On the Green Economy
November 3, 2022 Ongoing projects

Switching On the Green Economy

Due to the food and beverage sector’s heavy environmental impact, adopting resource-efficient practices from Farm to Fork Strategy, in line with the European Union’s Green Deal, is key to success in Mongolia’s quest to transition to a low-carbon circular economy and accelerate poverty reduction. Therefore, the “Switching On the Green Economy” project is being implemented. 

B. Baldangombo from Mongolia is starting a shared workshop. It gives young people an opportunity to earn a living
September 12, 2022 Humanitární pomoc a rozvojová spolupráce Charity ČR

B. Baldangombo from Mongolia is starting a shared workshop. It gives young people an opportunity to earn a living

Mongolia is a country of young people, they make up more than a third of the local population. Unfortunately, they often face unemployment. Caritas Czech Republic, therefore, helps young Mongolians with their personal development and advises them on how to plan and build a career. That is why we supported B. Baldangombo and five other entrepreneurs who give young Mongolians a chance to earn living.

“In reality, we need to be focusing on reducing and reusing,” says Pierre Guerber
September 7, 2022 Interviews

“In reality, we need to be focusing on reducing and reusing,” says Pierre Guerber

Pierre Guerber is committed to the global fight for social and environmental justice, with a primary focus over the past several years on waste-related issues. He has co-founded with Nara (Narantuya Gursed), the NGO EcoSoum in her hometown in Mongolia. EcoSoum is one of the partners of Caritas Czech Republic working on Sustainable Plastic Waste Management along with other project partners. In this interview, he explains what they are doing to solve waste-related problems in the local community and shares practical issues that they have encountered.