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The Face of Love

Department 58 – International Relations
Department 58 – International Relations


RegionNational coverage
Title of the ProgrammeCZ12 - Let´s give (wo)men a chance
Title of the ProjectThe Face of Love
Number of the Project655
Project Promoter

Caritas of the Archdiocese of Prague


Name of Local Partner(s)

Dětský domov Dolní Počernice
Výchovný ústav Černolice
Dětský domov Zruč nad Sázavou
Dětský domov Pyšely
Oddělení právní ochrany Říčany
Nová škola, o.p.s.
Pražská vysoká škola psychosociálních studií

Objective of the Project

The Face of Love project for children and youth from 12 to 26, growing up in institutional care or in Child Protection Care is a program of selective and indicated prevention of risky behaviour implemented outside of school, aimed at preventing violence and human trafficking. It works on the basis of community cooperation by the Magdala Counselling Centre dealing with domestic violence and human trafficking, Prague College of Psychosocial Studies, children’s homes and educational institutions, NGOs and the public service. Establishing interdisciplinary cooperation is the goal of the project. The aim is to reduce violence against women and men. The programme features at least 110 children from the target group, at least 96 workshops, an educational module will be created, training will be provided for at least 15 students, 4 teachers, 2 workers from child protection care, 10 workers from children’s homes. Awareness will be built and examples created of good practice with the involvement of the target group.

Approved grant

1 345 000 CZK

Project DurationStart date: 1st May 2015, End date: 30th April 2016