Villages under blockade after government’s failed public outreach over energy project

Villages under blockade after government’s failed public outreach over energy project. OC Media After unsuccessful outreach to local opponents of the Namakhvani HPP project, the government has moved on the offensive in the Rioni Valley, erecting police checkpoints blocking off the area and removing protest tents.

Villages under blockade after government’s failed public outreach over energy projectOC Media

After unsuccessful outreach to local opponents of the Namakhvani HPP project, the government has moved on the offensive in the Rioni Valley, erecting police checkpoints blocking off the area and removing protest tents.


168-day protest against Namakhvani HPP continues in Gumati village after police remove protesters’ tents

168-day protest against Namakhvani HPP continues in Gumati village after police remove protesters’ tents. Agenda.ge Locals who have been protesting the construction of Namakhvani HPP for 168 days by Turkish company ENKA are now holding a rally in the village of Gumati, Imereti region after police dismantled their tents in the village of Namakhvani yesterday …

168-day protest against Namakhvani HPP continues in Gumati village after police remove protesters’ tents. Agenda.ge

Locals who have been protesting the construction of Namakhvani HPP for 168 days by Turkish company ENKA are now holding a rally in the village of Gumati, Imereti region after police dismantled their tents in the village of Namakhvani yesterday ‘due to possible threats of flooding.’ 


It is unacceptable to turn the issue of Namokhvani HPP into a political plane – Ministry of Economy

It is unacceptable to turn the issue of Namokhvani HPP into a political plane – Ministry of Economy. Rustavi 2 The Ministry of Economy answered to a joint statement of three non-governmental organizations over the Namakhvani HPP project. According to the agency, their accusations were unsound.

It is unacceptable to turn the issue of Namokhvani HPP into a political plane - Ministry of Economy. Rustavi 2

The Ministry of Economy answered to a joint statement of three non-governmental organizations over the Namakhvani HPP project. According to the agency, their accusations were unsound.


EMC, Green Alternative, GYLA echo implementation of Namakhvani HPP project

EMC, Green Alternative, GYLA echo implementation of Namakhvani HPP project. First Channel georgian broadcasting  Some non-governmental organizations working on the Namakhvani HPP project issues made a joint statement in a response to the steps taken by the government and the investor regarding the project.

EMC, Green Alternative, GYLA echo implementation of Namakhvani HPP project. First Channel georgian broadcasting 

Some non-governmental organizations working on the Namakhvani HPP project issues made a joint statement in a response to the steps taken by the government and the investor regarding the project.


CSOs Slam ‘Defamation Campaign’ Against Namakhvani HPP Opponents

CSOs Slam ‘Defamation Campaign’ Against Namakhvani HPP Opponents. civil.ge Three Georgian CSOs, including Georgian Young Lawyer’s Association (GYLA), Social Justice Center (formerly EMC), Green Alternative, slammed the Government of Georgia and the company in charge of the Namakhvani Hydropower Plant project for “disinformation campaigns and discrediting attacks” against those opposing the HPP construction.

CSOs Slam ‘Defamation Campaign’ Against Namakhvani HPP Opponents. civil.ge

Three Georgian CSOs, including Georgian Young Lawyer’s Association (GYLA), Social Justice Center (formerly EMC), Green Alternative, slammed the Government of Georgia and the company in charge of the Namakhvani Hydropower Plant project for “disinformation campaigns and discrediting attacks” against those opposing the HPP construction.


Tensions in Namakhvani HPP as paintings resume with police support.

Tensions in Namakhvani HPP as paintings resume with police support. NEWSUS.APP Over the weekend, on 3 and 4 April, tensions increased between corporate structure and activist-backed citizens in Georgia’s Rioni River Valley, while the director of the new namakhvani hydroelectric plant structure

Tensions in Namakhvani HPP as paintings resume with police support. NEWSUS.APP

Over the weekend, on 3 and 4 April, tensions increased between corporate structure and activist-backed citizens in Georgia’s Rioni River Valley, while the director of the new namakhvani hydroelectric plant structure


Tensions at Namakhvani HPP Site as Works Resume with Police Backing

Tensions at Namakhvani HPP Site as Works Resume with Police Backing. civil.ge During the weekend, on April 3-4, tensions ran high between the construction company and locals, backed by activists, in Georgia’s Rioni River valley, as the new director of the Namakhvani HPP construction

Tensions at Namakhvani HPP Site as Works Resume with Police Backing. civil.ge

During the weekend, on April 3-4, tensions ran high between the construction company and locals, backed by activists, in Georgia’s Rioni River valley, as the new director of the Namakhvani HPP construction


Protests resume after work picks up on disputed hydro station in west Georgia

Protests resume after work picks up on disputed hydro station in west Georgia. JAMnews Mass protests resumed in the Namakhvani Gorge in western Georgia after equipment arrived on April 3 and preparatory work continued on the construction of the disputed Namakhvani hydroelectric power station.  

Protests resume after work picks up on disputed hydro station in west Georgia. JAMnews

Mass protests resumed in the Namakhvani Gorge in western Georgia after equipment arrived on April 3 and preparatory work continued on the construction of the disputed Namakhvani hydroelectric power station.

 


THE STATEMENT OF “CAUCASIAN HOUSE” ON PUBLIC MOVEMENT STARTED AGAINST NAMAKHVANI HPP

THE STATEMENT OF “CAUCASIAN HOUSE” ON PUBLIC MOVEMENT STARTED AGAINST NAMAKHVANI HPP. Caucasian House For almost two hundred days, the guards of the Rioni Valley have been spending the night in the open air protesting against the construction of another giant power plant – Namakhvani HPP. 

THE STATEMENT OF “CAUCASIAN HOUSE” ON PUBLIC MOVEMENT STARTED AGAINST NAMAKHVANI HPP. Caucasian House

For almost two hundred days, the guards of the Rioni Valley have been spending the night in the open air protesting against the construction of another giant power plant – Namakhvani HPP. 


Georgia: Protests Against New Power Plant Continue

Georgia: Protests Against New Power Plant Continue. The Institute for War & Peace Reporting Fierce opposition is continuing to grow against the construction of a controversial hydropower plant (HPP) in western Georgia, dubbed the country’s most ambitious energy project for three decades.

Georgia: Protests Against New Power Plant Continue. The Institute for War & Peace Reporting

Fierce opposition is continuing to grow against the construction of a controversial hydropower plant (HPP) in western Georgia, dubbed the country’s most ambitious energy project for three decades.


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