European Network for Academic Integrity Expresses Sincere Condolences for the Tragic Incident at the Faculty of Arts, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic

The European Network for Academic Integrity (ENAI) is deeply saddened to learn about the tragic incident at the Faculty of Arts, Charles University, in Prague, Czech Republic, on December 21, 2023. At approximately 3:00 PM local time, a young student carried out a mass shooting, resulting in the loss of at least 14 lives, with over 20 individuals reported injured, according to media sources.
ENAI extends its heartfelt condolences to all the bereaved families and friends affected by this senseless act of violence. Our thoughts are with the entire Charles University community and the people of Prague during this difficult time.
We mourn the lives lost and stand in solidarity with those who this tragedy has impacted. Our hearts go out to the survivors, and we recognize the profound impact this incident has had on the students, faculty, and staff who experienced this horrifying event firsthand.
Academic institutions should be safe spaces for learning, growth, and community.