Interviews

What is it like to coordinate a humanitarian project in Moldova? Interview with Cristina Rogojina from Caritas Czech Republic
November 30, 2022 News

What is it like to coordinate a humanitarian project in Moldova? Interview with Cristina Rogojina from Caritas Czech Republic

Nine months ago, our activities in Moldova were primarily focused on development. However, with the start of the war in Ukraine, Moldova has become a second home for more than 95,000 refugees, and aid organisations had to adapt quickly to the situation. We spoke with Cristina Rogojina, project manager at Caritas Czech Republic, about the organisation’s shift towards humanitarian aid and her own motivation to help Ukrainians fleeing the war.

I am happy to help those in need, says a nurse from Moldova
September 15, 2022 News

I am happy to help those in need, says a nurse from Moldova

Natalia is a nurse in one of the home care centres that Caritas Czech Republic opened in Moldova. She regularly visits elderly and disadvantaged people, providing them with health check-ups, but also talking to them so they do not feel alone. In the interview, she talks abour her experience and the needs of Moldovan seniors. 

How to become a qualified home caregiver: Interview with a member of the Nursing Committee
August 2, 2022 News

How to become a qualified home caregiver: Interview with a member of the Nursing Committee

In Moldova, the number of people requiring long-term care at home is constantly growing. This has increased the need to train specialists who can provide medical and social care at home. Recently, a qualification standard for the profession of “home caregiver” has been approved. Caritas Czech Republic cooperated closely with local authorities and external partners to introduce the new profession of caregiver.

Moldova is ready to help all people fleeing the war, says Vasile Vasiliev
May 25, 2022 News

Moldova is ready to help all people fleeing the war, says Vasile Vasiliev

Uncertainty and despair - with these feelings tens of thousands of refugees from Ukraine are coming to Moldova today. These people, who overnight lost everything they had built a life on, now have to start their lives again. How is Moldova helping the refugees on its territory today and how is Caritas Czech Republic’s mission supporting this process? Vasile Vasiliev, head of the mission, answers these questions.

Behind the scenes of Caritas Czech Republic: Meet the Head of our department Jiří Škvor
December 10, 2021 Humanitární pomoc a rozvojová spolupráce Charity ČR

Behind the scenes of Caritas Czech Republic: Meet the Head of our department Jiří Škvor

Would you like to know more about the Humanitarian Aid and Development Cooperation department in Caritas Czech Republic? We launched a series of interviews with our colleagues who will tell you more about our work across the world. This time we interviewed Jiří Škvor, the Head of the Humanitarian Aid and Development Cooperation department.