Onnik J. Krikorian

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Georgia: Leaving Care

By | June 15th, 2016|Categories: NGO news|

Darina, now aged 19, is a confident and intelligent young woman thanks to the support of various NGOs. (Onnik J. Krikorian) TBILISI, Georgia — Darina Eradze was just eleven-years-old when her mother had no other choice but to place her in care.  After years of living with a father with psychological problems, Darina says that her older brother and herself were beaten on an almost daily basis. Things became even worse when after putting their house down as collateral for a business loan, he lost it and the family was evicted. Her father would sleep in parks while Darina and the rest of her family would seek out abandoned buildings. […]

Civil society and countering violent extremism in Georgia

By | May 20th, 2016|Categories: Minorities|Tags: , , , , , , |

Mosque in Duisi, Pankisi Gorge Georgia’s State Agency for Religious Issues is accusing NGOs of fomenting radicalisation and terrorism in the country. Others, however, consider civil society vital in any attempt to prevent it. […]