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15 Jul 13
Refugees from past wars navigate path between adapting to life where they are, and their hopes of returning home one day.
The Georgian authorities are providing accommodation for refugees in areas outside the capital, here in the village of Vaziani. (Photo: Georgian refugees ministry)
4 Mar 13
New government postpones deadline for providing proper housing to people displaced by past conflicts.
Georgian parliament. (Photo: Akhali Gazeti newspaper)
7 Feb 13
As new administration seeks thaw with Moscow, president’s people want pro-West, anti-Russia clauses written into constitution.
1 Nov 12
IWPR/UN Women event focuses on areas with high numbers of refugees from Abkhazian and South Ossetian conflicts.
8 Oct 12
Politics has, it seems, never been so popular in Georgia. But the voters are being offered two very different views on the country's future by parties contesting the coming parliamentary elections.
8 Oct 12
Unresolved conflict in the Southern Caucasus and the return to war in the North is a problem for all. But democratisation must be a fundamental part of the solution.
8 Oct 12
The message from the Kremlin PR machine on its latest campaign in the north Caucasus is simple. "We'll win it this time"
8 Oct 12
Moscow is again embarking on an attempt to subdue Chechnya by force. Although many of the stated aims are different and so far the military tactics are marginally less brutal, the experience for the local population is exactly the same.
Planning joint stories and networking activities for the Georgian, Abkhaz and South Ossetian participants in an IWPR workshop. (Photo: IWPR)
4 Oct 12
Georgian, Abkhaz and Ossetian activists and reporters to work on joint stories.
Protestors with a placard showing Alla Jioyeva’s decisive election victory over her rivals in November. She is not among the four candidates standing this time. (Photo: Zarina Sanakoeva)
23 Mar 12
Rerun of presidential election stems from debacle in November.