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Zugdidi Screening Center Saves the Lives of Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti Population

Thanks to the financial support from the CzechAid, Caritas Czech Republic has been conducting information campaigns on cancer prevention and early detection in the Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti region since 2010. In 2019, Zugdidi Screening Center was built that enables the population of West Georgia to receive state screening services on the spot.



Way to Home: Caritas Czech Republic Supports Deinstitutionalization Process in Georgia

Thanks to the financial support from Czech Development Agency, Caritas Czech Republic elaborated a deinstitutionalization strategy and an action plan in close cooperation with the Ministry of Health of Georgia, and took the responsibility to provide community-based services for people with disabilities under the state care.

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31-Year-Old Nana Opens an Enamel Workshop in Oni

With Financial support form Slovak Development Agency, Nana became one of the winners of Caritas Czech Republic grant competition and opened an enamel workshop in the city of Oni.

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24-year-old Akaki Sells Traditional Rachian Wine on European and Asian Markets

More than 500 varieties of vines are grown in Georgia, including Alexandrouli and Mujuretuli - the species from which 24-year-old Akaki Siradze produces one of the most famous Georgian wines named Kvanchkara.

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Why Improvement of Primary Health Care System in Georgia Matters

Scaling up primary health care (PHC) interventions across the low and middle-income countries could save 60 million lives and increase average life expectancy.

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65-Year-Old Nani Proves Early Diagnosis of Cancer Saves Lives

Thanks to the Zugdidi Screening Center built by Caritas Czech Republic (CCR), a 65-year-old woman Nani Saghrishvili learned about breast cancer diagnosis at early stage and has already defeated the disease.

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Artist's House

The family hotel "Artist's House" in particular attracts the attention of tourists in Upper Racha. The hotel, known for its beautiful exteriors as well as interiors, has been hosting people since 2010 and has many loyal guests.


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The Story of Aleko Sardanashvili

Get to know Aleko Sardanashvili, a winemaker who returned to his ancestral home in the village of Khvanchkara, Racha, after 8 years of emigration. 


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Nana Laralishvili

We want to introduce you to Nana Iaralishvili, a master of vitreous enamel from the city of Oni. With the financial support of Caritas Czech Republic, Nana acquired the equipment and supplies needed to set up a vitreous enamel workshop.

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Thanks to our support, Georgia has a new organic farm

Who wants to succeed in this wild part of Georgia has to be creative and willing to work hard. Guram Dzirkvadze is one of those people. He has built up a prosperous organic farm with his own hands. Thanks to the support of Caritas Czech Republic, he can now export his products further afield, and ultimately make it to the European market.

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Thanks to her determination and our support, Mzevinar from Georgia could start her own business

Despite the fact that Mzevinar is in a wheel-chair, she has mastered traditional embroidery and knitting techniques of Upper Adjaria that have been passed on from generation to generation. She started with these techniques when she was a little girl and has been knitting and embroidering stockings, gloves, or carpets ever since. 

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Early cancer screening saved my life, says Darejan from Georgia

When 46-year old Darejan Berishvili made a routine visit to the newly-opened cancer screening centre in her home town of Zugdidi, she expected to receive a clean bill of health. However, despite having experienced no discomfort, testing revealed she had a stage two malignant tumour in her breast.

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Story of Nana Dvalidze

Meet Nana Dvalidze, from the village of Bajikhevi in the Oni Municipality. 



Story of Ani Butskhrikidze

We would like to introduce you to Ani Butskhrikidze.