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Tamuna Chkareuli

Tamuna is a freelance journalist and a professional photographer. With a keen interest in social issues, she focuses on labour rights and disability and gender-related problems.

‘People’s goodwill is my only hope for survival’ — elderly poverty in Georgia

Struggling to make ends meet, many Georgian pensioners end up relying on donations from charities or support from relatives or kind neighbours.

People with disabilities struggle to gain employment in Georgia

While the government is taking steps to help people with disabilities into work, disability rights groups argue that much more needs to be done.