Georgia: EU-supported social entrepreneurship offers vulnerable people a second chance in life

Georgia: EU-supported social entrepreneurship offers vulnerable people a second chance in life

25 February 2020
Since 2008, the Education Development and Employment Centre (EDEC) in Kutaisi, Georgia, has been tackling various employment and development problems through specific EU-funded initiatives.
Georgia: Helping female victims of domestic abuse to break away from their abusers

Georgia: Helping female victims of domestic abuse to break away from their abusers

13 March 2019
“It is very important for people to be able to continue independent life after they leave the service, in order to avoid recurring abuse. Otherwise there is a vicious cycle, when the victim manages to escape the abusive environment temporarily, starts rehabilitation and returns back again due to…
Overseas by eTwinning Plus– A Georgian teacher’s success story

Overseas by eTwinning Plus– A Georgian teacher’s success story

06 March 2019
Nino Bunturi teaches English at the village school in Adzvi, in Georgia's Gori district.
EU support to socially disadvantaged babies in Kakheti

EU support to socially disadvantaged babies in Kakheti

03 December 2018
For 27-year-old Pato Imedashvili, from Omalo village, Akhmeta municipality, morning starts very early. There is a lot of work to do… She has five children, one of which she has to see off to school, two others to kindergarten. Seven-month-old Hamza is the youngest of the family members. Pato’s…
The EU and Georgia: helping women to succeed

The EU and Georgia: helping women to succeed

05 March 2018
The EU closely cooperates with Georgia to assist progress towards reforms that will help to strengthen the country and improve the living conditions for its citizens. Gender equality is at the heart of this cooperation. Supporting women’s initiatives in different areas, promoting a fair society…