The Head of Anna Lindh National Network in the Czech republic is the Institute of International Relations, which works in the fields of international political, security and economic relations. It was appointed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and then re-elected by members.
At the same time, the Institute provides for the international communication and dissemination of knowledge acquired by Czech researchers and experts.
The research of the Institute covers the Balkans, the Mediterranean, the Middle East and North Africa as well as the Sub-Saharan Africa, while these areas are studied mainly in relation to the EU Common Foreign and Security Policy.
The Foundation provides logistical and operational support to the National Network in Czech Republic through the Network Coordination Support (NCS).