OPU invited to the Economic Forum in Karpacz

The OPU representative was again invited to the largest international conference in the Central European region – the European Economic Forum in Karpacz, Poland. OPU Director Martin Rozumek made several speeches calling for maximum support for the integration of Ukrainian…

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Support to refugees from Ukraine in the Czech Republic

To be still able to help more people fleeing from Ukraine, especially to strengthen our work teams in different Czech and Moravian regions, we need your help. Please financially support our work: bank account no. 6026562017/2700 (notice: UKRAINE) , for…

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OPU in the Senate for the rights of unaccompanied refugee children

On 30 May 2023, the Director of the OPU was one of the main speakers at a round table in the Senate with the participation of the Government Commissioner for Human Rights, the Ministry of the Interior, the Ministry of…

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Who are we?

Organization for Aid to Refugees (OPU) has been helping refugees and foreigners in the Czech Republic since 1991.

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.