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28 Aug 15
Officials agree to clear waterways and give communities on both sides the water they need for their crops.
26 Aug 15
University enrolment is up for Armenians and Azerbaijanis, but programmes to teach them Georgian still need work.
Open-cast manganese mine at Rgani. (Photo: Oliko Tsiskarishvili)
18 Aug 15
As locals say air quality is poor and water is unsafe to drink, a mining firm says it’s taking practical steps towards cleaner production.
Ongoing repair work on the Tirifoni canal in Georgian-controlled territory. (Photo: Goga Aptsiauri)
13 Aug 15
Pragmatism wins out in agreement to sort out defective waterways vital to both sides.
The Pankisi Gorge, a Muslim enclave in Georgia where there is some support for Islamic State.  (Photo: Onnik Krikorian)
Comment
13 Jul 15
Virtually no efforts are taking place to counter violent extremism through civil society engagement in the country.
IWPR and visiting journalists meet community leaders in Duisi. (Photo: Onnik Krikorian)
25 Jun 15
Journalists have heard the stories of fighters going off to Syria. Now they’ve had a chance to visit an area said to be a hotbed of radical Islam.
Mosque in Duisi in the Pankisi Gorge. (Photo: Onnik Krikorian)
22 Jun 15
In the Pankisi Gorge, locals call for more action to stop young men going off to fight in Syria.
An overturned car among the debris left by the flooding. (Photo: Tbilisi City Hall)
15 Jun 15
Fifteen dead in worst flood in years; locals told to stay home until escaped zoo animals are recaptured or shot.
The Gergeti monastery typifies the medieval architecture seen across Georgia. (Photo: IWPR)
25 May 15
Travel restrictions introduced in 2014 are blamed for reduction in visitors to picturesque Caucasus state.
Journalists interview construction company staff at the new station in Akhalkalaki. (Photo: IWPR Georgia)
11 May 15
Cross-border railway could tie region into trade with Europe, but there's been little discussion of it locally.

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