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Hand in Hand, a Tbilisi-based nongovernmental organization (NGO), is building stronger communities in Georgia by developing Community Based Housing for people with intellectual disabilities and mental health illnesses. Organization’s vision is a Georgia where all people, no matter their abilities or their disabilities, can participate fully in society, with access to housing, jobs, transportation, and social activities. Hand in Hand is to create healthy living environments for people with disabilities and to support their integration into society. ...

The competition for the best student story on revealing propaganda found it’s winners and contributors. According to the independent jury, two stories were awarded with 200 Euro prizes and appointed as the best works: Modern Cold War: Russian Propaganda in Georgia produced by Ekaterine Kharbedia and Tatia Shaishmelashvili and Georgia in the Footsteps of Russian Propaganda, by Mariam Geliashvili.  All other participants were honored with  money prize awards in an amount of 50 Euro. The awards ceremony for the best story on Russian propaganda was held on Monday, September 25, at the Frontline Club Georgia. The competition was held exclusively for training participants....

2015-2016: BBSA- Georgia developed a project with the financial support of the OSI to analyze and identify key and challenging issues in the pharmaceutical market in Georgia. The team of experts analyzed major studies previously undertaken in Georgia.  The information was updated and complemented through the interviews with policy makers, patients, experts and other stakeholders to understand the changes, current trends and challenges. The network of organizations, experts and stakeholders were identified and formed in order to advocate for better policies in terms of accessibility and availability of medicine. The important information resource was created to understand the issue of...