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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OPU Hotel and service for refugees from Ukraine – update

OPU opened very quickly a hotel for Ukrainian refugees at Prague 2 thanks to the support of Pale Fire Capital.  Refugees benefit from the free of charge accommodation, food and many other activities and items. The hotel became quickly full…

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How to talk to people affected by the war

MUDr. Kateřina Duchoňová, psychiatrist and psychotherapist, prepared instructions for us: How to talk to people affected by the war (for their loved ones and volunteers) – in Czech version only.

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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.