Situation of stateless persons in the Czech Republic still problematic

Hardly anyone knows, that here in OPU we deal with numerous cases of stateless persons. The Czech Ministry of Interior has been ignoring these cases so far. Our lawyers are describing the current situation in an interview on the Czech…

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Vietnamese cuisine course

We would like to invite you to a Vietnamese cooking course organized by the Center for Democratic Education. Come and discover under the guidance of a Vietnamese lecturer  mysteries of this unusual cuisine! Learn how to prepare a Vietnamese menu…

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Czech courses for children in Brno

The South Moravian Regional Centre to Support the Integration of Foreigners invites you to CZECH LANGUAGE COURSES FOR CHILDREN Beginning of the courses is 16th and 17th October 2018 Where: The South Moravian Regional Centre to Support the Integration of…

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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.