LaStrada ČR, o.p.s.

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History

La Strada Czech Republic was established in 1995 as a proFem Project. Since 1998, it has been registered as an independent legal entity. In 2004, La Strada Czech Republic helped to cofound an international network La Strada International, with member organizations in 8 other European countries (Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Macedonia, Moldavia, the Netherlands, Poland and Ukraine), with the International Secretariat based in the Netherlands.

2015

2015

La Strada Czech Republic celebrates the 20th anniversary of its foundation.
2014

2014

In the beginning of this year, La Strada joined an important research programme DemandAT aimed at researching the impacts of measures intended to decrease the demand for trafficking in human beings. The project is supported by the 7th European Commission Framework Programme.
Towards the end of this year, we started a project aimed at increasing the awareness of migrant women at risk of exploitation and trafficking in human beings. Partner organizations Lefoe from Vienna and Ban Ying from Berlin have also joined the project.
2013

2013

On January 1, the SOS and Info Line started to provide a registered social service of crisis aid.
Since 2013, La Strada Czech Republic has been a member-observer of the Consortium of Migrants Assisting Organizations in the Czech Republic. In April 2013, an initial fieldwork training of workers from Integration Centre Prague took place.
2012

2012

The first legally effective sentence for the criminal offence of trafficking in human beings in the Czech Republic, which was not connected to sex business. Eight-year, four-year and three-year sentences of imprisonment. The sentences were passed on the Lacko brothers from České Budějovice at the High Court Prague on May 10, 2012.
In May 2012, initial training and fieldwork training of workers from the Novi Put organization took place in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
2011

2011

In January, a low-threshold section of La Strada was established and it started to operate as a low-threshold advisory center. In the same year, the so called ad hoc field was introduced, and the low-threshold advisory center started to offer its clients the service of ambulatory crisis aid.
In October, La Strada Czech Republic celebrated the 15th anniversary of the SOS and Info Line and it launched a campaign to support exploited foreigners entitled “Every work has its value”.
2010

2010

In October, a freephone number 800 077 777 was activated.
2008

2008

Development of advocating and lobbying activities (another Recommendation to the Government and comments on several legislative and strategic documents).
La Strada Czech Republic became a member of PICUM (Platform for International Cooperation on Undocumented Migrants) and joined the initiative of European non-profit organizations COMP-ACT EUROPE (European Action Pact for Compensation for Trafficked Persons).
2007

2007

The following social services were registered: Counselling service, crisis aid and sheltered accommodation, pursuant to Act No. 108/2006 Coll., on Social Services.
Situation started to be monitored with respect to the risk of trafficking in human beings in communities of working migrants.
2006

2006

The concept of fieldwork is introduced.
The organization starts to offer legal services.
The beginning of cooperation with the Vietnamese community.
The organization acquires another flat for sheltered accommodation.
2004

2004

La Strada Czech Republic helps to cofound an international network La Strada International
The advisory center is opened.
The organization starts to offer services also to male clients.
The first Recommendations to the Government of the Czech Republic are published, summarizing which measures would be desirable to adopt in order to prevent trafficking in human beings and to provide effective help to those already being victims of trafficking.
In 2004, after La Strada Czech Republic had over a long period pointed out the need to change the legislation, the Czech definition of the criminal offence of trafficking in human beings was changed, as to cover trafficking in human beings also for other purposes than sex business.
2000 - 2003

2000 - 2003

The concept of social work with trafficked women.
The organization acquires its first flat for sheltered accommodation to provide safe accommodation at a secret address.
In 2003, after working with clients trafficked solely for the purpose of sex business, La Strada for the first time meets with and provides services to women trafficked for the purpose of exploitation in sewing workshops.
1990s

1990s

La Strada Czech Republic starts to operate a specialized prevention hotline.
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