Meet the activists risking life and limb to protect rivers (commentary)

Meet the activists risking life and limb to protect rivers (commentary). mongabay.com In late March of this year, an unusual group of activists gathered in Tbilisi, Georgia for a four-day conference to strategize around stopping destructive hydropower projects across the globe.

Meet the activists risking life and limb to protect rivers (commentary). mongabay.com

In late March of this year, an unusual group of activists gathered in Tbilisi, Georgia for a four-day conference to strategize around stopping destructive hydropower projects across the globe.


EBRD ‘did not assess environmental impacts’ in Dariali HPP project

EBRD ‘did not assess environmental impacts’ in Dariali HPP project. OC Media  The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development’s (EBRD) Project Complaint Mechanism (PCM) has upheld a complaint from Georgian environmental groups against the Dariali Hydro Power Plant Project in Kazbegi Municipality, northern Georgia.

EBRD ‘did not assess environmental impacts’ in Dariali HPP project. OC Media 

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development’s (EBRD) Project Complaint Mechanism (PCM) has upheld a complaint from Georgian environmental groups against the Dariali Hydro Power Plant Project in Kazbegi Municipality, northern Georgia.


Power line construction sparks protests in Mtiuleti

Power line construction sparks protests in Mtiuleti. OC Media  Residents of the village of Muguda, in Georgia’s Mtskheta–Mtianeti Region (historical Mtiuleti), staged a protest on 13 May demanding that construction of power lines passing through the village cease.

Power line construction sparks protests in Mtiuleti. OC Media 

Residents of the village of Muguda, in Georgia’s Mtskheta–Mtianeti Region (historical Mtiuleti), staged a protest on 13 May demanding that construction of power lines passing through the village cease.


Six arrested at protest against power line in Pasanauri

Six arrested at protest against power line in Pasanauri. OC Media  Locals gathered to protest against the construction of a power transmission line in Khando Gorge, Pasanauri, north-eastern Georgia on 10 May. Six were arrested for ‘disobeying police’. 

Six arrested at protest against power line in PasanauriOC Media 

Locals gathered to protest against the construction of a power transmission line in Khando Gorge, Pasanauri, north-eastern Georgia on 10 May. Six were arrested for ‘disobeying police’.