Dangerous new priority of the Czech Presidency – Instrumentalisation Regulation

OPU is against the so called Instrumentalisation Regulation that has become a sudden new priority of the Czech Presidency in the EU. If adopted, the Instrumentalisation Regulation would allow Member States affected by arrivals of refugees misused or instrumentalised by…

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Support to refugees from Ukraine in the Czech Republic

To be 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 EURO…

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Methodology of the institute of host care for unaccompanied minors

Methodology of the institute of host care for unaccompanied minors (in Czech version only) has been produced thanks to the European project of the Operational Programme Employment, Support for the care of foreign children in host families CZ.03.2.X/0.0/0.0/18_095/0011233 and deals…

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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.