Commission to study Makhalakidzeebe territory

Commission to study Makhalakidzeebe territory. Public Broadcaster Ajara TV From today the commission begins detailed discussion of the territory of Makhalakidzeebi village. Geologists, Nongovernmental organization “Green Alternative”, representatives of local government and residents of Makhalakidzeebi enter the commission. Let’s reminds that population of the village held action with demand of territory examination during recent 5 …

Commission to study Makhalakidzeebe territory. Public Broadcaster Ajara TV

From today the commission begins detailed discussion of the territory of Makhalakidzeebi village. Geologists, Nongovernmental organization “Green Alternative”, representatives of local government and residents of Makhalakidzeebi enter the commission. Let’s reminds that population of the village held action with demand of territory examination during recent 5 days. 


DRP News Bulletin 10 April 2017 (Activists from 40 countries & all continents meet for RIVER GATHERING in Georgia)

DRP News Bulletin 10 April 2017 (Activists from 40 countries & all continents meet for RIVER GATHERING in Georgia). South Asia Network on Dams, Rivers and People In a most significant event, some 85 river and dam activists from 40 countries and all continents gathered in Tbilisi, Georgia (on border between Asia and Europe, between Black …

DRP News Bulletin 10 April 2017 (Activists from 40 countries & all continents meet for RIVER GATHERING in Georgia). South Asia Network on Dams, Rivers and People

In a most significant event, some 85 river and dam activists from 40 countries and all continents gathered in Tbilisi, Georgia (on border between Asia and Europe, between Black and Caspian Sea) during March 27-31, 2017 to share experiences about their efforts to protect the world’s rivers and join their struggles against destructive hydropower projects. The meeting was organized by CEE BankWatch Network (active in 12 countries in Eastern and Central Europe) and International Rivers.


Ivanishvili’s tree collecting hobby

Ivanishvili’s tree collecting hobby. OC Media  Georgia’s billionaire ex prime minister Bidzina Ivanishvili has been ripping up ancient and rare trees from across the country and transporting them to his private arboretum in Ureki. While the government claims it is for their own protection, activists continue to challenge the move.

Ivanishvili’s tree collecting hobbyOC Media 

Georgia’s billionaire ex prime minister Bidzina Ivanishvili has been ripping up ancient and rare trees from across the country and transporting them to his private arboretum in Ureki. While the government claims it is for their own protection, activists continue to challenge the move.