Givi is a Researcher at CRRC Georgia.
A CRRC Georgia survey found that only a third of Georgian-speaking adults expected that Georgia would receive EU candidate status by the end of the year.
A CRRC analysis found that Georgian Dream’s leaders have mentioned Russia less and spoken more positively than the previous government.
A recent survey suggests that Georgians have markedly different beliefs about the present state and future of their country depending on the television channels they trust.
While Russian rhetoric warns against the supposed negative consequences of colour revolutions, their actual impacts appear to be broadly positive.
Georgians tend to believe that poverty, crime, and corruption have increased in the last decade, while affordable healthcare has become more accessible. But public data does not always match these assessments.