2010-09-20No Way Out – IDP Couple in the Bureaucratic Deadlock
IDP couple from the Kodori Valley, Ludmila Dotsenko and Vitali Khuroshvili, has been living in an abandoned building in Tbilisi for two months already. In addition to their poverty the ministry of IDPs from the occupied territories, accommodation and refugees of Georgia refused to grant accommodation or any other financial allowance to them after two-year expectation.
2010-09-17Walter Kelin: “Local Integration of IDPs Does Not Mean Deprivation Their Right to Return Home”
2010-09-09IDPs Left in Anti-Sanitary
28 IDP families from Abkhazia have been living in the settlement near Zugdidi district hospital for many years. However, privatization of their accommodations has not started yet. Besides that, the water and fecal masses are leaking from the sewerage system for two months already and it causes terrible smell in the building. Because of the smell it is impossible to stand in the passage and rooms.
2010-09-08The IDPs Were Congratulated with St. Mariam’s Day with Turning off Electricity
The so-called military city of Senaki where there are 621 IDP families living, is the biggest IDP settlement in the Western Georgia. There are 1828 IDPs registered here. On August 27th, “Energo-pro Georgia” stopped providing them with the electricity. The IDPs were punished for not signing the company requests.
2010-09-07“If we dare to die, the Russian visa will be required for accessing the graveyard.”
The area of the occupied territories of Georgia has increased by two more kilometers. Though our government doesn’t divulge this information, it’s been about two months now the Russian army units occupied the big part of Tvauri settlement in the village Lamisyana, Kaspi region and divided it by bank that hinders the residents to have an access to their homes. The big part of the rural land of Lamisyana happened to fall inside the occupied territory. So, it turns out that the Russian occupants are nearer to Tbilisi, precisely 24 kilometers afar.
2010-09-02Part of IDPs Refuse to Lodge In Former Medical Center
About 60 IDP families from Abkhazia have been living in the national center of ophthalmology and neurology in Tbilisi for many years already. In 2007 the company New Hospital within PSP Group purchased the building and started construction of a new medical clinic in it. Consequently, the 39 IDP families are supposed to be evicted from the one part of the building.
2010-09-02Homeless IDPs Sued Koba Subeliani at the UN
2010-09-01IDPs On Hunger-Strike Request Compensation within 10 000 USD In front Of Koba Subeliani’s Ministry
2010-09-01Boarders of Potskhoetseri – Reportage from Exile
The Ministry of IDPs from the Occupied Territories, Accommodation and Refugees of Georgia resettled 12 IDP families from Tbilisi to Potskhoetseri settlement without any preliminary dialogue and thorough discussion of the issue. This forced special operation was rather exile then settlement. There were two pregnant women, three infants, six under-age children and nine sick people among the evicted IDPs.
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