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It is a unitary parliamentary republic , with Its capital and largest city is Prague , with 1. In , the duchy was formally recognized as an Imperial State of the Holy Roman Empire along with the Kingdom of Germany , the Kingdom of Burgundy , the Kingdom of Italy ; and became the Kingdom of Bohemia in , reaching its greatest territorial extent in the 14th century. The Protestant Bohemian Reformation of the 15th century led to the Hussite Wars , the first of many conflicts with the Catholic Church. After the Battle of the White Mountain , the Habsburgs consolidated their rule, eradicated Protestantism, reimposed Catholicism, and adopted a policy of gradual Germanization. This contributed to anti-Habsburg sentiment and resentment of the Catholic Church that continues to this day. In the 19th century, the Czech lands became the industrial powerhouse of the monarchy and were subsequently the core of the First Czechoslovak Republic , which was formed in following the collapse of the Austro-Hungarian Empire after World War I.
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Since then, despite a moratorium of its services during the communist era, Caritas Czech Republic has become the biggest nongovernmental provider of social and health services in the Czech Republic and has expanded its projects abroad to include humanitarian aid and development in countries such as Indonesia, Mongolia, Cambodia, Moldova, Serbia, Kosovo, Ethiopia and Zambia. Caritas Czech Republic engages in over social projects and has become a fixed part of humanitarian aid projects around the world. Domestically, they opened hundreds of social and health services to foreigners in distress and established the first hospice to attend to the terminally ill. Whether at home or abroad, Caritas Czech Republic has been instrumental in launching disaster and relief programmes. Following the severe floods in the Moravia region of the Czech Republic, the agency distributed food, water, clothing, medical care, and planned reconstruction activities. Internationally, for 4 years Caritas Czech Republic collaborated with several communities in the Indonesian region of Aceh to help them achieve a sustainable livelihood after enduring through a 30 year-long armed conflict and a devastating Tsunami in Caritas Czech consists of 8 dioceses and about parishes that all sit within the auspices of the Czech Bishops Conference. In for example, in cooperation with Caritas Switzerland, Caritas Czech organised the construction of two schools destroyed by an earthquake in Pakistan. The Czech government has awarded Caritas Czech Republic with the Gratias Agit for 20 years of international humanitarian and development work.
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