The United Nations Information Centre Prague (UNIC) forms part of a global information network for the United Nations. It provides information about the activities, as well as the priority objectives of the organization, including specialized agencies and programs; has the role of representing the UN Secretariat in the Czech Republic; and builds partnerships with Government, state institutions, non-governmental organizations, schools, media and the private sector. As one of the first “branches” of the United Nations, UNIC Prague was founded in 1947.
Glopolis is an independent analytical centre, think-tank. This organisation focuses on global challenges and how the Czech republic and the European Union reacts to them. Their analysis include economic, climate and food matter on international level and the consequences of today’s world and choices. Since their establishment in 2004, they try to promote sustainability and raise a political debate about sustainable development.
Czech Invest was established in 1990 by the Ministry of the Economy of the Czechoslovak Republic under a former name Federal Agency for Foreign Investment as part of the measures responding to the fall of the country’s communist regime. These measures were aimed at ensuring the opening of the economy and its transition to market principles, establishment of links to global market and overall modernization of the economy. This required a significant inflow of foreign capital and effective support from government bodies. Nowadays CzechInvest supports foreign and domestic investments.
The City of Prague belongs to the most beautiful cities in the world. Promoting the city as a vivid place to live in for locals and as a tourist destination to both domestic and international audiences. Prague provides current and future visitors with attractions, experiences and services through its web site and information centres.
The Czech Academy of Sciences primarily conducts a research in a broad spectrum of the natural, technical and social sciences and the humanities. This research, whether highly specialised or interdisciplinary in nature, aims to advance developments in scientific knowledge at the international level, while also taking into account the specific needs of both the Czech society and the national culture.
Jagello 2000, a civic association, is the top Czech subject in the field of communication strategy of the membership in the North Atlantic Alliance and of security policy generally. It also participates in projects focused on the European Union. The main purpose of the Association is to inform the public about security politics and transatlantic relations.
Czech Development Agency is a state organisation under the authority of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic and an implementing body of the development cooperation of the Czech Republic. The main aims of the Czech Development Agency include reducing poverty, improving quality of life and supporting sustainable development.