The report’s recommendations are based on an analysis of Caritas Czech Republic’ experiences at the grass-roots level, which are compared to official data. Experts from diocesan Caritas presented the recommendations per topic – alimonies, over-indebtedness, access to housing and minimum wage.
The report finds that Czech Republic’s main challenges related to poverty and social exclusion are:
This public launch took place at the European House, the seat of the Representation of the European Commission in Prague. The event gathered together media, NGO representatives, professionals and representatives of state institutions and ministries. Jorge Nuño Mayer, Caritas Europa Secretary General represented the network at the event.