Course outcomes

The following are the stories written by our prior course participants and published in TOL’s daily, www.tol.org. We will select the best stories produced during the training again next year and help them reach out to international readers.

Martin Demeter with some of his players. Courtesy photo.

A Sporting Chance ~ By Melanie Ritchot

A soccer team for Roma kids in the Czech town of Neratovice has boosted school attendance and given the players a wider field of play. by Melanie Ritchot 23 October 2018 Making it onto Neratovice’s soccer team for Roma youth…

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Removing the Stigma ~ By Charlie Mitchell

How can the Czech Republic have such low rates of depression and still so many suicides? by Charlie Mitchell 23 January 2018 Jan Chylik remembers well what it was like when the depression he suffered as a teenager began to…

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Standing by Tibet ~ By Denis Burke

In a climate of improving official relations with China, some Czechs continue to vocally support the disputed region. by Denis Burke 5 December 2017 Few countries can boast visits from both the Chinese president and the Dalai Lama in the…

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Testimonials