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Czech gender equality NGOs fear loss of European funding

Despite the Czech Republic stagnating in the worldwide effort to bring about gender equality, the country’s government plans to cut funding for equality projects significantly in the coming years. That’s according to the Czech branch of the international NGO network, Social Watch.

 
 
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Sculpture of Saint Vojtěch, fellow…

Prague’s St. Vitus Cathedral has gotten a new group of statues depicting the saints Vojtěch, Radim and Radla. The idea…

 
 
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Health data show smoking ban is…

The anti-smoking bill, which was introduced in the Czech Republic in May last year, has already had a positive effect…

 
 
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Nine prisoners among runners…

More than 70 athletes, including nine prisoners and one ex-offender, are set to run in the Yellow Ribbon half-marathon…

 
 
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Czech woman marks arrival of spring…

Easter celebrations in the Czech Republic, which combine both Christian traditions and ancient pagan customs, are today…

 
 
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Czech Protestant Easter: a spiritual…

Although the Czech Republic is one of the most secular countries in Europe, Easter is observed in most homes around the…

 
 
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Red hot success story for Brno…

Jan Jašek and Richard Belžík are two friends and chilli fans from the city of Brno. A few years ago, they turned their…

 
 
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Czechs ‘Down Under’ pioneer waste…

A young Czech couple living in Australia has launched a successful online application which enables people to recycle…

 
 
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Czechs improve perceived corruption…

The Czech Republic’s position on the Corruption Perception Index published by Transparency International slightly…

 
 
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Eight Chinese Christians granted asylum…

The Czech Interior Ministry has granted asylum to eight Chinese Christians seeking protection in the country on the…

 
 
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Multicultural project highlights Prague…

For nearly 20 years, the Multicultural Centre Prague has been involved in promoting human rights and respect for…

 
 
 
 
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