Exhibition #Nezapomeň and other activities within the framework of the international project Ocastcast Europe

The local exhibition #Nezapomeň in Prague, which took place within the framework of the international project Ocastcast Europe (supported by Europe For Citizens Program 2014-2020), was organized as one of the project activities. You can read about other activities below.…

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Thank you!

We would like to thank all the benefactors who helped stateless spouses financially or with accommodation to find themselves in a crisis situation! We greatly appreciate your help with great humility and also admire the ease with which you are…

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Supreme Administrative Court submitted a motion to the Constitutional Court to declare a provision regarding periodical review of lawfulness of detention unconstitutional

Namely, the provision in question is §129(3) of the Act on Residence of Foreign Nationals in the Czech Republic no. 326/1999 Sb. that states that a foreigner is entitled to request release from detention no earlier than 30 days from…

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Who are we?

Organization for Aid to Refugees (OPU) has been helping refugees and foreigners in the Czech Republic for 25 years.

OPU is non-profit and non-state organization and its main activities include providing free legal and social counselling to applicants for international protection and to other foreigners in the Czech Republic, organizing training programmes for both professionals and the general public, and other activities aimed at promoting integration of foreigners.

One of the OPU’s goals is to fight against xenophobia and racial and ethnic intolerance.