DEMAS – Association for Democracy Assistance and Human Rights

DEMAS, an independent platform of Czech non-governmental organisations (NGOs), was established in 2008. The founding membership comprises 11 NGOs that have over many years demonstrated their commitment to the support of democracy assistance, human rights and civil society in the Czech Republic and abroad.


11th festival One World

The eleventh international human rights documentary film festival One World organized by People in Need will be held in Prague from 11 to 19 March 2009 and then travel to a further 29 towns and cities throughout the Czech Republic.

Homo Homini Award

People in Need grants the Homo Homini Award anually to an individual in recognition of a dedication to the promotion of human rights, democracy and non-violent solutions to political conflicts.