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  • World AIDS Day and CHARITA’s Challenge Fund Project in Georgia

    December 1 marks the World AIDS Day. Forty years since the first AIDS cases were reported, HIV still threatens the world. UN estimates that just in 2019, 1.7 million people became newly infected with HIV and 690 000 people died from AIDS-related illnesses in the same year. In Georgia, Caritas Czech Republic and its partners are working towards increasing local uptake of HIV testing.
  • What makes city a „Smart City“?

    An interview with Mr. Lukáš Blatecký, expert on Smart Cities from the Czech company INCINITY. In the beginning only large cities were interested in purchasing various sensors and systems for city management. Everything changed with the spread of mobile internet connection and coverage, which allowed many more companies to offer products based on wireless connection. Today, we can truly say that smart cities are a phenomenon across the globe and both large and smaller municipalities participate.