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Adaptation and Integration courses in November 2022

In November, you can apply for courses in English, Russian, Ukrainian and Vietnamese. Attention, some foreigners are required by law to complete the course. Not sure if this obligation applies to you? We will advise you how to do it!
25. 10. 2022/by Dagmar Diroian

Adaptation and Integration courses in October 2022

Find out if you are required to take the Adaptation-Integration Course and sign up! In just 4 hours of the course, you will learn the most important information about life in the Czech Republic and get to know what your obligations and rights are here.
29. 9. 2022/by Dagmar Diroian

Specialized Czech courses – autumn 2022

On October 3rd, we open registration for specialized Czech language courses. Are you planning to apply for permanent residence or want to improve your conversation skills? Then you should definitely take this opportunity! :)
23. 9. 2022/by Misa

Municipal elections 2022 – how does it work?

In this article, you will find out who has the right to vote in the in municipal elections and how the whole process works.
14. 9. 2022/by Misa
Interkulturní ples vol. 3

Intercultural ball vol. 3

After the two and a half years, we are happy to invite you to our third Intercultural Ball. Come dance, meet new friends and enjoy the evening in the beautiful premises of the Nuselská town hall. Let's show that Prague is as friendly place as the dance floor! 😊 
7. 9. 2022/by Misa

Adaptation and integration courses in September 2022

Adaptation and integration courses are intended for some newly arrived foreigners and their completion is mandatory by law. Are you new to the Czech Republic? Sign up for the Adaptation and Integration Course, where you will learn important information about life in Czech society.
29. 8. 2022/by Dagmar Diroian

Czech language courses – Autumn semester 2022

We are opening registration for the autumn semester of standard Czech language courses. Do not hesitate to use our wide range of free courses!
4. 8. 2022/by Misa

ICP at Scout Institute

With the growing interest in our consulting services, we have decided to expand our offices as well. Our new workplace thus became the Scout Institute, where we have offices within the Svitlo center.
22. 7. 2022/by Misa

Rental Accommodation in the Czech Republic 

Looking for accommodation could be a complicated process, there are certain rules to follow and certain things to pay attention to. Let’s have a look at some practical advice on renting, it’ll  help you get oriented in this problem and avoid unnecessary trouble. 
20. 7. 2022/by Misa

Maternity and Parenthood Support

There are two types of social security benefits in the Czech Republic related to maternity and parenthood: maternity benefit or maternity leave, and the parental allowance. In this article we will explain what the difference between these is and under what conditions can you claim these. 
4. 7. 2022/by Misa

Adaptation and integration courses in summer 2022

You will learn information about your stay in the Czech Republic, provided by excellent lecturers and interpreters. Therefore, before you go on summer vacation, don't forget to register for an Adaptation and integration course.
28. 6. 2022/by Dagmar Diroian

Last chance to use counselling for EU citizens

Since August, when our new project starts, we will no longer be able to provide legal and social counselling to EU citizens. Take the last opportunity and book a consultation with us.
14. 6. 2022/by Misa

Adaptation and integration courses in June 2022

Sunny weather attracts walks, trips and other summer activities, but do not forget the deadline for completing the Adaptation and Integration Course. The deadline is 1 year!
24. 5. 2022/by Dagmar Diroian

Open Stage: 10 years with ICP

It’s ICP’s 10th birthday! Come and celebrate it with us at a relaxing event full of music and an interesting accompanying program, and let's remind ourselves again that Prague is a city for everyone!
10. 5. 2022/by Misa

Opening hours in May 2022

In this article you will find an overview of the opening hours of our three branches during May 2022.
4. 5. 2022/by Misa

Czech citizenship – How to achieve the highest level of integration?

Acquiring Czech citizenship represents the highest level of integration into Czech society. The path to citizenship involves obligations, but it brings with it many benefits. If you're interested in sooner or later obtaining Czech citizenship, then this article is just for you.
2. 5. 2022/by Misa

Adaptation and Integration courses in May 2022

Adaptation and integration courses are there to help newly arrived foreigners to orient themselves, to obtain important information, where to seek help in various life situations, but also to explain what their rights and obligations are. That is why courses are compulsory for some foreigners.
26. 4. 2022/by Dagmar Diroian

Opening hours in April 2022

In this article you will find an overview of the opening hours of our three branches during April 2022.
6. 4. 2022/by Misa

Obtaining a Czech driving license

We’re often asked for guidelines on how to apply for a Czech driving license, but the thing is we can’t give you specific rules for every single situation. What we can give you though, are a few tips from our experience. 
31. 3. 2022/by Misa

Adaptation and integration courses in April 2022

In April, we prepared Adaptation and integration courses for you in English, Russian, Ukrainian and Vietnamese. Don´t hesitate to register!
29. 3. 2022/by Dagmar Diroian

Counselling: How can we help refugees from Ukraine?

We realize that people coming from war-torn Ukraine need comprehensive help. Unfortunately, we are not able to provide assistance at all levels. Below you will find an overview of matters that we can help you with at our counselling and which we cannot.
15. 3. 2022/by Misa

Specialized Czech courses – Spring 2022

Although our most burning issue these days is the situation related to the war in Ukraine, our services to help you integrate continue. From March 7 to 13, you can register for specialized Czech courses.
5. 3. 2022/by Misa

Assistance center for refugees from Ukraine

The City of Prague runs the Assistance Center of the help to Ukraine. In addition to the representatives of the police, the Department of Asylum and Migration Policy, the City of Prague and others, interpreters are also available to refugees at the center.
1. 3. 2022/by Misa

We are ready to help

We stand for all Ukrainians and citizens of other countries who have been affected by the war in Ukraine. We are ready to help through legal and social consulting, interpretation and the services of our information center.
1. 3. 2022/by Misa

Opening hours in March 2022

In this article you will find an overview of the opening hours of our three branches during March 2022.
25. 2. 2022/by Misa

Adaptation and Integration courses in March 2022

Spring is almost here. So do spring cleaning in your duties - for example, have you already completed the mandatory Adaptation and Integration course? See the schedule for March and register.
18. 2. 2022/by Dagmar Diroian

Schedule of Adaptation and Integration Courses for February 2022

What will you learn during the course? You will get acquainted with topics that you can commonly encounter in everyday life - housing, residence legislation, health care, employment, etc. The aim of the courses is to make it easier for you to start life in a new country. Take a look at our February schedule and register!
27. 1. 2022/by Dagmar Diroian

City districts and the integration of foreigners

The Ministry of Interior has again published informative numbers of foreigners living in various city districts this year. Read our article to find out which districts do foreigners most commonly live in and an overview of the activities that the selected districts implement to support integration.
18. 1. 2022/by Misa

Czech language courses – spring semester 2022

The new semester of Czech language courses is here! Do you also want to improve your Czech in the new year? In this article you will find all the necessary information about the courses offered, the rules of participation and the registration process.
12. 1. 2022/by Misa

Operation hours in January and February 2022

In this article you will find an overview of the opening hours of our three branches during January and Februrary 2022.
5. 1. 2022/by Misa

Adaptation and Integration courses schedule for January

In January, we have prepared courses for you in all 9 official languages: English, Russian, Ukrainian, Vietnamese, Arabic, Mongolian, French, Spanish and Serbian. Don´t miss this opportunity and register now!
27. 12. 2021/by Dagmar Diroian

Prague City Gallery Education center

Do you love art? Then the various art activities and techniques that you can try and seminars on interesting topics you can attend at the Prague City Gallery Education center will surely strike your fancy. 
13. 12. 2021/by Misa

Prague Children and Youth Centers (DDM)

DDMs are centers of fun and education, where people of all ages can explore their interests and develop their talents, and thus meaningfully spend their free time. Let's have a closer look!
13. 12. 2021/by Misa

Advent and baking

Try baking Czech Christmas cookies this year. We have prepared a brief guide for you.
2. 12. 2021/by Misa

Operation of ICP branches in December 2021

You can currently use our services mostly online and two days a week also in person at our central branch in Prague 1. In this article you will find an overview of our opening hours during December.
30. 11. 2021/by Misa

Adaptation and Integration Courses in December 2021

Although the pre-Christmas mood, carols, baking cookies and gift-seeking are already in full swing, you may be required to take an adaptation-integration course. Come for 4 hours to relax from the hustle and bustle of Christmas and give yourself a practical gift: get important information about life in the Czech Republic.
29. 11. 2021/by Dagmar Diroian

Pension in the Czech Republic

Whether retirement is at your doorstep or still in the distant future, you should know how does it work in the Czech Republic and whether you, as a foreigner, are eligible to receive pension benefits.
19. 11. 2021/by Misa

Adaptation and Integration Course schedule for November

Don't postpone completing the Adaptation And Integration Course until later and register now! You only have 1 year to take the course from the moment you collected your biometric card.
29. 10. 2021/by Dagmar Diroian

Municipal library of Prague

Have you been to the Municipal Library of Prague before? It has 44 branches throughout Prague and you'll find a wide range of services and activities - from lending books and magazines, organizing seminars and workshops, to public events and more. Thanks to its' quiet environment, the library is also a great place for studying or rest. Moreover, most services are completely free of charge.
20. 10. 2021/by Misa

Operation of ICP branches in October and November

In this article you will find an overview of the opening hours of our three branches during October and November 2021.
30. 9. 2021/by Misa

Adaptation and Integration Courses in October 2021

Are you obliged to complete the Adaptation and Integration Course? See the course schedule for October and register! Our AIC team is here for you if you need advice or assistance, for example with registration. We look forward to you!
27. 9. 2021/by Dagmar Diroian

New semester of language clubs

Take a look at the offer of language clubs that we are opening this semester.
24. 9. 2021/by Misa

Adaptation and integration courses: Do I have to, or don’t have to, that is the question

Not sure if you should complete the Adaptation and Integration course? We have prepared a summary for you, which will help you orientate yourself.
14. 9. 2021/by Dagmar Diroian

Schedule of Adaptation and integration courses for September 2021

Also in September, you can take an Adaptation and integration course, which will make it easier for you to find your way in the new country. We have prepared courses in English, Russian, Ukrainian and Vietnamese. Don´t wait and register now!
30. 8. 2021/by Dagmar Diroian

Operation of ICP branches in September

In this article you will find an overview of the opening hours of our three branches during September 2021.
25. 8. 2021/by Misa

Specialized Czech courses – Autumn 2021

If you want to improve in spoken communication or you are going to apply for permanent residence, the courses offered are exactly what you need.
23. 8. 2021/by Misa

Adaptation and integration courses in August 2021

For August, we have prepared the Adaptation and integration courses for you in all 9 languages! Take a look at our August course schedule and register!
30. 7. 2021/by Dagmar Diroian

Amendment to the Act on the Residence of Foreigners from August 2 2021

In this article we will give you basic information on the changes related to the Amendment to the Act on the Residence of Foreigners.
23. 7. 2021/by Misa

Czech language courses – autumn semester 2021

Chcete se zlepšit v češtině? Zkuste štěstí a přihlaste se na podzimní semestr kurzů českého jazyka v ICP.
8. 7. 2021/by Misa

Operation of ICP branches in July and August

You can currently use our services both online and in person at our branches. In this article you will find an overview of the opening hours of our three branches during July and August 2021.
8. 7. 2021/by Misa

Schedule of Adaptation-Integration Courses for July 2021

In June, we launched the Adaptation and Integration Courses which are compulsory for foreigners from countries outside the EU, who newly obtained a long-term or permanent residence permit in 2021 . Check out our July course schedule and register now!
8. 7. 2021/by Misa

Adaptation and Integration Courses: registration has started!

Do you know that since 2021 there is a new obligation for you as a foreigner to complete the Adaptation and Integration Course? If this obligation applies to you, we have good news for you - the courses start on June 21 and you can register now! :-)
8. 6. 2021/by Dagmar Diroian

We’re now also assisting EU citizens

We're happy to announce that starting 2021 we've included EU citizens among our clients.
4. 6. 2021/by Misa

Increasing the Czech language level required for obtaining permanent residency

The government has passed an amendment to the law regarding the Czech language level required for obtaining permanent residence in the territory of the Czech Republic. In this article, we're going to describe the amendment in more detail and advise you on what to watch out for when applying for permanent residence.
3. 6. 2021/by Misa

Eco-friendly living in Prague

In this article you can find the recording of our online workshop called Eco-friendly living in Prague together with all the links connected to this topic that might interest you.
2. 6. 2021/by Misa

Pregnancy and Birth in the Czech Republic

If the Czech Republic has become your new home and you'd like to give birth and raise a child here, then you should get to know the important information that we've prepared for you in this article.
26. 5. 2021/by Misa

Operation of ICP branches in May and June 2021

In this article you will find an overview of the opening hours of our three branches during May and June.
21. 5. 2021/by Misa

Become part of our mini campaign

As we would like to spread awareness of our services to other people who could use them, we thought of using the experience of those who already know us - you :-). Are you one of the clients who were satisfied with our services? Be part of the mini campaign too!
22. 4. 2021/by Misa

The Census is also for foreigners

Participate in Census online from 27 March to 9 April 2021.
24. 3. 2021/by Misa

COVID-19

We have answered your frequently asked questions.
24. 3. 2021/by Misa

Adaptation and integration courses

We are organizing adaptation and integration courses for you. The aim of these courses is to help you to quickly orient yourself in Czech society, obtain basic information and gain knowledge of your rights and obligations.
11. 2. 2021/by Misa

Important links

In this article, we've prepared a list of important links that may prove useful in your day-to-day life in the Czech Republic. The topics and links are directly related to educational online seminars, which we hold regularly.
31. 1. 2021/by Misa

How to use Zoom?

In this article, we'll help you understand how to use it during online seminars, Czech language courses, language clubs, and other similar online meetings.
29. 1. 2021/by Misa

Mobile application Praguer

We have launched an updated version of the PRAGUER app, which has been helping you to access important information and contacts and to orient yourself better in the Czech environment for three years now.
26. 1. 2021/by Misa

Give a good deed for Christmas

Christmas is a period of peace and love surrounded by family or good friends. How about skipping bulk shopping this year and rather prefer to give something that makes sense and can help someone who needs it?
17. 12. 2020/by Misa

Bring meaning to your free time

Would you like to experience something new, other than constant studies, work, and Netflix? Do you wish to devote your time to meaningful activities? Then what you're looking for just might be volunteering. And was there ever a better time to start volunteering than now, amidst a pandemic, when volunteers are in such high demand?
16. 11. 2020/by Misa

Let’s help animals

That's why there are many institutions devoted to animal protection. And they offer ways for how you can participate and help. In this article, we'll tell you how to help animals in the following situations.
4. 11. 2020/by Misa

Health insurance in the Czech Republic

In the last article from our professional counseling series, we'll explain just how does health insurance in the Czech Republic work.
3. 11. 2020/by Misa

We are here for you ONLINE

Due to government measures responding to the situation regarding COVID-19, we are moving to the online space. See what online services you can use.
21. 10. 2020/by Misa

Recognition of foreign education

Another of our professional counseling series will explain the most important questions regarding the recognition of foreign education in the Czech Republic.
21. 10. 2020/by Misa

Job Search in CR

This article provides basic information about job searching in the Czech Republic.
29. 9. 2020/by Misa

How to be a good neighbour?

Whether you live in a family house, an apartment or dormitory, there are rules you should know and follow to maintain good relations with your neighbours. So what can you do about it? Take a look at our tips :-)
24. 9. 2020/by Misa

LIVING ECOLOGICALLY

Our goal should be to produce as little waste as possible – no matter if it is a food packaging, unnecessary things or the food itself. In this article, we will give you some tips on how to use local possibilities in order to lead an eco-lifestyle.
18. 8. 2020/by Misa

Waste sorting

Do you know what to do with an empty milk carton, a yogurt lid or a toothpaste tube? In the Czech Republic, it is common to sort waste. The unsorted waste ends up in landfills, thus preventing its further use and unnecessarily polluting the planet. Here are some tips on what you can do with it! 
10. 8. 2020/by Misa

Free Time Activities for Families with Kids

As we’ve mentioned in the previous article, each municipal district tries to ensure the most comfortable life possible for its residents, and a high-quality leisure time definitely contributes to that. 
27. 7. 2020/by Misa

Living in Prague

It is always a good idea for every Praguer to know which municipal district he or she lives in and  take interest in the local events.  How well do you know your neighborhood? This article will provide you with basic information on what the municipal parts are and how they can be of use to you when living in Prague. 
21. 7. 2020/by Misa

Czech courses for children

Summer time can ve a great opportunity for your children to practice Czech language. Register them for one of our intensive summer courses!
7. 7. 2020/by Misa

Czech language courses – Autumn semester 2020

Enrollment in the new Czech language courses is coming! Are you interested in studying Czech in ICP? In this article we will tell you how to proceed!
21. 6. 2020/by Misa

Non-profit organizations – why to contact them

We have prepared a series of tips for you, which will make your life in Czech easier.
#6 Why to contact non-profit organizations
15. 6. 2020/by Misa

How to avoid cultural faux- pas

We have prepared a series of tips for you, which will make your life in Czech easier. 
#5 How to avoid cultural faux-pas
11. 6. 2020/by Misa

How to find Czech friends

We have prepared a series of tips for you, which will make your life in Czech easier.
#4 How to find Czech friends
3. 6. 2020/by Misa

Where to find important information

We have prepared a series of tips for you, which will make your life in Czech easier. 
#3 Where to find important information
27. 5. 2020/by Misa

We are gradually restarting the normal operation of our services

It looks like the situation with the coronavirus is starting to quiet down, so our services are going to gradually get back on track. How? Have a look at the preliminary timeline of restoring the normal operation. It is divided according to the services we provide. 
5. 5. 2020/by Misa

ONLINE TIPS ON EDUCATION FOR FOREIGN CHILDREN

The current situation is difficult for all parents and teachers of school kids, let alone those whose children have a mother tongue other than Czech. Are you one of these? There are many non-profit organizations which can help you! Have a look at their list.
21. 4. 2020/by Misa

Employee rights, nursing allowance, welfare benefits

A large part of the Czech population has been affected by the coronavirus situation from a social aspect. Given the changing government measures, the economic loss of businesses and tradesmen, and the general social insecurity, it's no wonder you have a lot of questions on your minds. Our social workers answered the most common ones for you.
8. 4. 2020/by Misa

Czech Kindergartens and Elementary Schools

You have kids and are wondering how the education system in the Czech Republic works? We’ve prepared an article for you, explaining what you need to know about elementary schools and kindergartens.
3. 4. 2020/by Misa

State of emergency – Frequently asked questions

We know that the current situation may be very uncertain for many of our clients. Therefore, we prepared a list of your most frequently asked questions regarding the state of emergency  and asked our lawyers to answer them.
1. 4. 2020/by Misa

How can you be helpful?

Current situation regarding coronavirus is serious. However, it is a great opportunity to do a good turn and help someone who needs it. We prepared several tips for you on how to make life easier for people around you and to create a smile on their face ♥
20. 3. 2020/by Misa

Online consulting in ICP

We are here for you during the state of emergency, and starting from March 19, our workers will be providing you with cosulting  on legal and social matters over the phone or Skype.
18. 3. 2020/by Misa

Announcement regarding coronavirus situation

We would like to inform you that regarding recent situation concerning coronavirus, the operation of all ICP services is suspended until further notice and our branches are closed.
6. 3. 2020/by Misa

How to learn Czech

We have prepared a series of tips for you, which will make your life in Czech easier. 
#2 How to learn Czech
3. 3. 2020/by Misa

How to communicate with OAMP

We have prepared a series of tips for you, which will make your life in Czech easier. 
#1 How to communicate with OAMP
18. 2. 2020/by Misa

List of Crucial Deadlines

If you are a foreigner living in the Czech Republic, you have plenty of duties. One of them is meeting the established deadlines. We prepared a list of the 10 most important ones for you.
13. 2. 2020/by Misa

Intercultural Ball

Prague is a city for everyone - that's what we stand for. So why don't we meet at the ball and get to know each other better?
30. 1. 2020/by Misa

Registration for the Czech language courses for adults

9. 1. 2020/by Misa

Amendment to the act on the residence of foreign nationals

10. 12. 2019/by Misa

Registration for the Czech courses for children

28. 11. 2019/by Misa

Salad Bowl of Prague: Voices

25. 10. 2019/by Misa

Through communication to integration

Jak komunikovat s migranty a o migrantech? Jakou roli hraje v integračním procesu politická reprezentace? Co tradiční a #novámedia? Jak komunikují integrační témata kreativní agentury? A jaké jsou trendy v ostatních evropských městech?
13. 9. 2019/by devMartin

Integration of foreigners through the eyes of Praguers

Již druhým rokem realizujeme mezinárodní projekt INTEGRA, jehož hlavním posláním je vylepšit proces integrace cizinců z třetích zemí v pěti partnerských státech EU (Bulharsko, Chorvatsko, Česká republika, Itálie, Slovensko) pomocí sdílení zkušeností a znalostí na úrovni měst.
13. 9. 2019/by devMartin

We have been spending autumn at festivals

Podzim je pro nás již tradičně obdobím kulturních festivalů, které jsou pro ICP skvělou příležitostí, jak o sobě dát vědět široké veřejnosti a blíže se s Vámi seznámit.
13. 9. 2019/by devMartin