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BARAKA: Center for Cultures of North Africa and Middle East

National Network: 
Czech Republic
Address: 
Praha 10
10400 Praha
Czech Republic
Telephone: 
+420 607582739
E-Mail (2): 
Organisation Type: 
Non-Governmental Organization
Year of Establishment: 
2007
General Information: 

Structure: board - 1 chairman + 2 vice chairmen, ordinary members Budgetary resources: 500 EUR Sources of funding: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, members´ fees, entrance fees Actions: lectures, exhibitions, workshops, film screening Partners: NGO´s

Mission and Objectives: 

Our mission is to contribute to the mutual dialogue between Europe and NOrth Africa / Middle East and thus eliminating prejudices and misunderstandings within and between our societies. Objectives: - Dissemination of knowledge about Middle Eastern cultures among Czech public - Involvement of young people in projects aimed at understanding of Middle Eastern countries - Providing travel information for people endeavouring for a first-hand experience from Middle Eastern countries - Assistance for people interested in the study of Middle Eastern languages

Main Projects / Activities: 

- 6-8 public lectures of experts at the Middle East a year - 2-3 photo exhibitions a year - 1 all-evening workshop including film screening a year

Contact (1) Full Name: 
Pavla Začalová
Job Title: 
director
Head of the organisation: 
Pavla Začalová
Contact (2) Full Name: 
Markéta Jarošová

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