Prague

November 28, 2022 |

Defense and security are an integral part of the agenda of the president of the Czech Republic, who, according to the constitution, represents the republic externally and is the commander-in-chief of the armed forces. Jagello 2000 – IC NATO therefore, even before the current presidential elections, in cooperation with iDNES.cz…

November 23, 2022 |

A round table on the preparation of the new Defense Strategy of the Czech Republic, organized by Jagello 2000 – IC NATO in cooperation with the Ministry of Defense of the Czech Republic. The purpose of the event was to provide a platform for a closed debate of a small group of experts from relevant state and non-state institutions on how to adapt this document to current developments.…

September 26, 2022 |

How the Czech Republic was preparing for NATO membership and what it meant for the country that used to be in the Soviet sphere of influence. These were the main topics of the lecture for Danish journalists who visited Prague as part of a course on possible membership of Ukraine and Georgia in the North Atlantic Alliance. They were 12 representatives of the leading Danish media (DR television, Berlingske newspaper, BT, Ekstra Bladet, etc.),…

September 16, 2022 |

A meeting with the public was held with the pilots of the giant C-5M Super Galaxy transport aircraft of the US Air Force at the American Center in Ostrava in the Ostrava City Library. The debate took place as part of the accompanying programs of the NATO Days in Ostrava, whose weekend parade at Leoš Janáček Airport the aircraft participated in.…

July 20, 2022 |

The chairman of Jagello 2000, Zbyněk Pavlačík, will discuss public diplomacy in the field of defense and security in the Czech Republic with instructors of the German special forces. The discussion will take place as part of a several-day educational trip of members of the Bundeswehr to Prague.…

June 1, 2022 |

On the topic of the Russian invasion of Ukraine from the point of view of Japan, the former Ambassador of Japan to the United Nations Professor Tsuneo Nishida from the Kyoto Peacebuilding Center, Kyoto University of the Arts spoke at an informal discussion at IC NATO. The event was organized by Jagello 2000 – IC NATO in cooperation with the Embassy of Japan in Prague.…

March 23, 2022 |

Already the eighth year of the informal debate of students participating in the NATO Model (organized by the Association for International Affairs) with security experts is organized by Jagello 2000 – NATO IC on the premises of the CEVRO Institute. Representatives of NÚKIB, the Ministries of Defense and Ministries of Foreign Affairs, the Czech Army, and other institutions accepted the invitation to talk informally over small refreshment with the young generation.…

March 10, 2022 |

The ninth year of the national conference Our Security Cannot Be Taken for Granted took place on the occasion of the anniversary of the Czech Republic’s membership in NATO and at the same time after a hundred days of the new Czech government. The key issue was the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Prime Minister Petr Fiala and Ukrainian Ambassador to the Czech Republic Yevhen Perebyjnis spoke at the event.…

March 1, 2022 |

Why it is important to communicate with the public about defense and security policy and public diplomacy projects of Jagello 2000, including the NATO Days in Ostrava, a representative of the NATO IC in Prague spoke with students of the Agora 2022 lecture series at the Archbishop’s High School in Prague.…

December 14, 2021 |

High school students from Karviná traditionally went on an excursion to Prague before Christmas, where, among other things, they debated with the cyber security expert from the Ministry of Defense, Daniel Bagg, about the pitfalls of social networks, safe behavior on the internet, and international cooperation in the field of cyber defense.…

November 30, 2021 |

Following the successful first seminar on the functionality of the security and crisis system during the pandemic, which took place at NATO Days in Ostrava in September, we prepared a follow-up to the Stronger Together initiative, which focused on recommending systemic measures for the future. Under the title “Incentives for the security system and crisis management based on pandemic lessons”, the event took place at the NATO IC in Prague with the participation of twenty representatives of the Ministry of Interior, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Defense, the Czech Fire Rescue Service, the Czech Army, and others.…

September 16, 2021 |

Jagello 2000 – IC NATO continues to cooperate in a series of lectures for members of the German army on the topics of security policy in the Czech Republic and the transformation of the armed forces in connection with NATO membership. The main speaker was the former Chief of the General Staff of the Czech Army, Gen. Reserve Jiří Šedivý.…