How Friendly the Czech Republic is Towards LGBT Rights

The Czech Republic, the Central European country is the most liberal European country regarding lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT+) rights according to CEE New Perspectives. For example, it was the first post-communist nation to legalize same-sex registered partnerships from other European nations.

Executive Director at Foreigners Brno Adam Lasota: I Help People To Help People

Meet Adam Lasota – our Executive Director at Foreigners Brno office. He describes his position as “helping people to help people”, which is the pure truth based on his involvement in the company’s life. Despite his numerous responsibilities at Foreigners, Adam doesn’t forget to enjoy the moment and stays active even in his free time. Would you like to know more about him? Read further!

Nina English: Helping People Improve Their English Has Become My True Passion

Would you like to improve your English and have fun at the same time? Forget about boring coursebooks, we have something more interesting for you! Meet Nina, an English teacher in Brno, who has been providing English courses for women successfully for 15 years in a unique way. Do you want to know more about Nina and her project? Read further!

Maori Culture: Discover an Indigenous Cultural Group of New Zealand

This June has prepared something very special for us: a performance of Maori cultural group. The group takes its origin in New Zealand. This year, they celebrate 155 years since first Czechs arrived to New Zealand and settled in a town called Puhoi, located in the Northern island. Their performance is truly unique and filled with traditional dance and songs and will take place at ArtBar Druhý Pád on June 4. Below you can read a short interview with Frank Tomas Grapl, the leader of native Maori cultural performance group Whakaari Rotorua.

Meet Master Multitasker: Our Relocation Consultant Zdeněk

Juggling between work and social life can be hard sometimes, we all know that. Our colleague Zdeněk has the game quite figured out: he´s now working on getting his Master´s degree in International Relations in the West-Bohemia University, doing 1-year research for the University as well, has an internship at the Institue of International Relations in Prague, working full-time for Foreigners as a Relocation Consultant and still manage to have enough time for his family, girlfriend, friends and travelling the world. Let´s get to know him a little better!

SingLOVÉ: A New Project for Singles in Brno

Singles also want to have fun! Martina, the creator of SingLOVÉ project, knows how to do it right.  She and her team organize different events for single people in Brno who want to spend quality time, meet new people or their soulmate. Wine and chocolate tastings, picnics, workshops and good company… Interested? Then you should definitely read further!

A Turkish Student Müge: It’s Surprising for Me How Czechs Handle So Much Beer

If you have visited any Foreigners event in Brno at least once, you might’ve seen a cheerful and friendly Turkish girl who is nothing but positive energy and constant smiles. Why does she attend events for expats on a regular basis and what does she do in Brno? Find out in the interview!