Tag Archives: Georgia

Podpora vnitřně vysídlených žen při hledání zaměstnání a podnikání v Gruzii

S katedrou Mezinárodních rozvojových a environmentálních studií z Univerzity Palackého v Olomouci jsme v Gruzii navštívili organizace, založeny vnitřně vysídlenými osobami z Abcházie (‚Fund for Women Entrepreneurs‘) a z Jižní Osetie (‚For Better Future‘). Jejich prací je pomoci lidem z konfliktních regionů, lidem pod hranicí … Continue reading

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Georgia – 10 years after the Russian-Georgian war: Where are the people?

On the frontier of Europe and Asia lays a country that has become a praised tourist destination during the last decade. Economy is backing up from a soviet dead end, civil society is striving for democratization, EU cooperation has been … Continue reading

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Can cooperatives cross Soviet shadow and boost Georgian agriculture?

Although cooperatives are efficient structures for small-scale producers, they are perceived very negatively in the post-Soviet countries. Instead of the democratization, sovereignty and economic benefits, Soviet cooperatives (or kolkhozes), delivered rather land grabbing and nationalization of private sector. While European … Continue reading

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Gruzínsko je stále prijímateľom rozvojovej pomoci z Česka i zo Slovenska

Nie každá krajina, patriaca v minulosti do Zväzu sovietskych socialistických republík, ktorá naviac v roku 2008 prekonala vojnový konflikt s Ruskom a má stále nedoriešené konflikty s Južným Osetskom a Abcházskom, sa môže pochváliť rozvojom (nielen ekonomickým) tak, ako Gruzínsko. Posúdiť situáciu v tejto pohostinnej a na … Continue reading

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Let’s hope that my children will return back to Abkhazia

They cannot return home because of political disagreement. The Georgian government doesn’t help them. The only assistance and support activities could be found in the non-governmental sector. Chairperson of Fund of Women Entrepreneurs: Meri Gelashvili knows about it all. She … Continue reading

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