Develop the country’s agricultural economy and build local self-governance.
In many ways, Georgia is still trying to find its place in a post-Soviet world. The Rose Revolution of 2003 left a shaky civil society and an impoverished rural population.
- Economic opportunity: Helping small-scale livestock producers increase their bottom line
- Disaster preparedness: Building a durable agricultural sector more resilient to natural disasters
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Georgia: School Brings Hope to Georgian Village May 5, 2006
Georgia: Severe Flooding Destroys Communities in Georgia May 4, 2005
After heavy, week-long rains at the end of April, many of Georgia's western, central and eastern districts are suffering from the worst flooding in decades. Although no causalities are yet reported, thousands of families have been displaced by heavy rains, high waters and landslides.
Georgia: Sofa's Story June 16, 2004
Sofia - "Sofa" to her friends - is 13 years old. Like many young girls her age, she enjoys music, dancing and drawing, and is very artistic. Unlike many young girls her age, Sofa was recently homeless and begging on the streets of Tbilisi.
Georgia: Mobilization Insights from Georgia November 17, 2003
Georgia: Capturing Best Practices from Georgia November 17, 2003
Georgia: After 15-Year Absence, Water Returns to Georgia Village August 25, 2003
For the past 15 years, the 120 families living in Marabda have been literally thirsty for a better life.
Georgia: Community Mobilization Impacts in East Georgia July 25, 2003
Empowering communities to solve their own problems and act as agents of social change is one of the main aims of the East Georgia Community Mobilization Initiative.
Georgia: How We Measure Capacity Building of NGOs in Georgia July 25, 2003
Georgia: Mercy Corps Launches Community Investment Project in Georgia March 1, 2003
Georgia: Disabled Learn New Skills at Georgia Club February 12, 2003
Tinatin Bregvadze, a mother and grandmother of three in Gori, Georgia, became permanently disabled as a result of injuries received while she was being robbed but that hasn't stopped her from leading a full life and helping others.