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Farmer of Tomorrow

“Fresh air, smell of soil and seasonal harvest are everyday joys of a farmer,” says Tengiz Mikeladze from the remote village Buturauli.   Tengiz is a type of a farmer who was born into farming; who listens to his seedlings, and tirelessly removes the weeds for better harvest. Every new leaf mamore

Confidence that Leads to Achievement

Confidence and trust between the communities affected by conflicts are in focus of the European Union and the United National Development Programme (UNDP) initiative.  Youth camps, professional training, research, healthcare services and business development make an incomplete list of the projemore

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Earth, Wind and Organic Pollutants

“What can you do for the environment? Some of us limit energy consumption, some stop littering, and some start recycling. But we often ignore the problems inherited from our irresponsible actions in the past,“ says Paata Maisashvili from Rustavi.   Paata admits that it was not long ago that he more

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I am a Woman

Gender clichés still strong in Georgia where democratic transformation and economic growth merges with deep-rooted social traditions. The recent UNDP research shows that gender perceptions, which have not changed much over years, place men in a dominant position in many areas of social, economic andmore

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Elections and the Media

"Media monitoring helps understand the principles of journalism and the challenges of professional reporting,” says Mariam Ozashvili, a young media monitor at CRRC – Georgia. Mariam holds a degree in journalism from Tbilisi State University and currently keeps an eye on the performance of sevenmore

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The Voice of Georgia

Michael Jackson, the beloved king of pop, in one of his songs urges to make the world a better place to live in. Wonder what this world looks like?  Is it a world with cleaner air and greener environment? A world without hunger and discrimination? A world which creates equal opportunities for amore

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Day to Day

Nana Tskharozia is a school teacher in Chuburkhinji – a village in Abkhazia, close to the administrative boundary line. This year the Chubukhinji School is greeting children with freshly painted walls, fixed roof and refurbished classrooms “Our school is very old. We did our best to keep the place nmore

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Mobile Technology for Safe Communities

anketa#a#non00b#wed1c#7d#pol24ngo2 – sent from the village of Ditsi in the Shida Kartli region of Georgia, this mysterious SMS means that no security incidents have happened in the last week, there was one crossing of the administrative boundary with South Ossetia for celebrating a wedding, the commmore

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Vocational Education Equips Youth for Careers

Last year, 19-year old Nino Narmania learnt that she needed computer skills to do her favourite job—sewing and making clothes. Intrigued and excited by the project, she enrolled in a college-level professional tailoring programme in Poti, a provincial town in western Georgia. Together with 50 other more

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Democracy and the Media

Every Monday, a talk show called "Media Monitor" airs on Georgian public television. The show shares information collected during media monitoring, and invites civil society and media experts to analyse the findings. Current analysis comes amidst the backdrop of upcoming parliamentary elecmore

Contact UNDP in Georgia
Media Enquiries

Sophie Tchitchinadze

Communications Analyst

+995 32 2251126 ext.158

sophie.tchitchinadze@undp.org

General Enquiries

UN House, 9 Eristavi Street

Tbilisi 0179 Georgia

+995 32 2251126

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