Michal comes from Písek (South Bohemia) and has worked as Education and Youth Program Assistant at Nadace Open Society Fund Praha since April 2016. Previously, he was an intern at US Embassy Prague. In 2016, Michal obtained a degree in Romani Studies at the Faculty of Arts, Charles University in Prague. Since 2010, he has been a member (now as an Education Projects Coordinator) of the civic association MIRET (International Initiative for Development for Ethnic Art – www.miret.cz) which was founded by the singer and musician Ida Kelarova. He also works with Roma youth in order to prepare them for entrance exams for high schools, and lectures about Roma language, history and traditions for Roma and Non-Roma people for schools, social workers and public. In summer 2013, Michal started to work with local Roma youth in Písek.
Last edited in 2017.