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Department 58 – International Relations
Department 58 – International Relations


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Title of the Programme Human Rights, Roma Inclusion and Domestic and Gender-based Violence
General information
Programme grant 19 000 000 EUR
Programme co-financing 3 352 941 EUR
Funded from Norway Grants 2014 - 2021
Programme operator Ministry of Finance
Contact person

Preparation and Coordination Unit

Mr. Vlastimil Vaněk
Tel.: +420 257 044 593

Programme partner  
Donor programme partner Council of Europe (CoE)
European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA)
Objective of the programme Human rights situation improved and discrimination and extremism combatted at national level
Programme area Human Rights – National Implementation
Roma Inclusion and Empowerment
Domestic and Gender-based Violence
General information

The programme general objective is to improve human rights situation (also in the area of Domestic and Gender-based Violence) and to combat discrimination and extremism in the Czech Republic. The programme will foster the implementation of human rights standards in the Czech Republic.

It will also directly target vulnerable groups at high risk of discrimination and exclusion, such as Roma. Victims and witnesses of domestic and gender-based violence, especially children and vulnerable groups, including migrants and Roma women will be addressed. Emerging forms of gender-based violence, such as online harassment, bullying or stalking will be also addressed. The programme will aim at combatting all forms of discrimination and exclusion and at enhancing the capacities of the relevant national institutions dealing with aforementioned matters.

Summary information Factheet Human RightsPDF (360kB) 

Annual Programme Report

Executive Summary_2019: APR_CZ-HUMAN RIGHTS_2019 - executive summary (.PDF, 420 kB)

Executive Summary_2020: APR-CZ-Human rights-executive summary (.PDF, 105kB)