Our Stories

  • Peace Building Game On

    What do online gaming and peacebuilding have in common? A simple answer is they both need people to do the job together. To succeed in both building peace and network gaming, you have to be willing to communicate openly.

  • Confidence that Leads to Achievement

    Youth camps, professional training, research, healthcare services and business development make an incomplete list of joint UNDP/EU initiative.

  • A Year after the War

    Gocha Petriashvili was an agronomist in Nuli, a small village close to Tskhinvali. Now he lives in the Akhalsopeli settlement far away from home and plans to grow wheat.

  • From Small Beginnings

    Dali Chilachava fled from her home village in Abkhazia in 1993 when the first conflict broke up. Now she lives in Samegrelo, a region of Georgia that shelters more than 80,000 displaced.

  • Mobile Technology for Safe Communities

    The Georgian word elva means "lightning" or "express message", which is the name of the information sharing platform developed for the communities across conflict divides.

  • Rebuilding Lives in the Crisis Areas

    Nana Shonia is a dentist in a small village at the administrative boundary line with Abkhazia. Her patients come from both sides of the conflict divide since she is the only dentist in the area.

  • The Voice of Georgia

    Georgia is summing up results of the MY World survey.

  • Day to Day

    Armed conflict, social unrest and economic disruption left Abkhazia with crumbling infrastructure and growing poverty. UNDP assists with basic needs, such as critical infrastructure, medical service, water access and sanitation.