Our Stories

  • Sheep, Grass and WaterSheep, Grass and WaterShepherds of Tusheti, a mountainous region in the heart of the Caucasus, can hardly explain the Climate Change. They can do better than that – show you how it works as they feel its effects every day.

  • Peace Building Game OnPeace Building Game OnTech-driven initiatives of peace for Abkhaz and Georgian youth.

  • After the FloodAfter the FloodNatela Benidze from the rural village of Chalistavi was one of those people hit hardest by flooding and landslides in Georgia.

  • Confidence that Leads to AchievementConfidence that Leads to AchievementYouth camps, professional training, research, healthcare services and business development make an incomplete list of joint UNDP/EU initiative.

  • A Year after the WarA Year after the WarGocha 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 BeginningsFrom Small BeginningsDali 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 CommunitiesMobile Technology for Safe CommunitiesThe Georgian word elva means "lightning" or "express message", which is the name of the information sharing platform developed for the communities across conflict divides.

  • Earth, Wind and Organic PollutantsEarth, Wind and Organic PollutantsThe problem of Persistent Organic Pollutants has no boundaries; it affects us all, says George Nikolaidis from Greek waste management company.

  • The Guesthouse in the SkyThe Guesthouse in the SkyIrakli Gagoidze family lives in the village Shekaqo, Tusheti region- one of the richest protected areas in the Caucasus. They are only ones who stay here all year round.

  • Skills Up for Safer WorldSkills Up for Safer WorldTraining in refrigeration service runs in several professional colleges in Georgia. This relatively new profession attracts more and more students who apply their skills and knowledge in different industries.