Furthering close and strong ties with the Czech Republic and its people

From the Castle to the Capitol, American Friends of the Czech Republic fosters communication, encourages understanding, invites friendship, and promotes mutual respect between the two countries and their peoples, governments, economic enterprises, and civic and cultural institutions.


Czech scientists on track for drug against Zika virus

Czech scientists believe they have taken a significant step in coming up with possible treatments for both tick borne encephalitis and its near relation, the Zika virus, which has already been declared a global public health threat by the World Health Organisation after the infection took off in Latin America at the end of last year. Read more here on www.radio.cz:

http://www.radio.cz/en/section/curraffrs/czech-scientists-on-track-for-drug-against-zika-virus

Article of Interest: Nine-year-old boy from Chicago Admitted to Select Club of Czech Literature Lovers

http://www.radio.cz/en/section/curraffrs/nine-year-old-boy-from-chicago-admitted-to-select-club-of-czech-literature-lovers