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Abkhazia is preparing for a tourist bonanza

The authorities expect record numbers of visitors, but some fear that Abkhazia’s infrastructure might buckle. 

Abkhazia is preparing for a tourist bonanza

By Marianna Kotova

The authorities expect record numbers of visitors, but some fear that Abkhazia’s infrastructure might buckle. 

Datablog | Why do Georgians not want to vaccinate?

With two kinds of vaccines against COVID-19 already available in Georgia, the public’s attitude towards vaccination is becoming more and more important. 

Datablog | Why do Georgians not want to vaccinate?

By The Caucasus Datablog

With two kinds of vaccines against COVID-19 already available in Georgia, the public’s attitude towards vaccination is becoming more and more important. 

‘Fatal negligence’ behind death of Georgia nurse following vaccination

Medical staff did not administer potentially life-saving treatment to nurse Megi Bakradze,  prosecutors say.

‘Fatal negligence’ behind death of Georgia nurse following vaccination

Medical staff did not administer potentially life-saving treatment to nurse Megi Bakradze,  prosecutors say.

Datablog | Drug prices as big a concern as COVID-19 for Georgians

Just under half of Georgians consider COVID-19 among the main challenges facing the healthcare system.

Datablog | Drug prices as big a concern as COVID-19 for Georgians

By Avto Dolidze

Just under half of Georgians consider COVID-19 among the main challenges facing the healthcare system.

Datablog | Georgia among worst in the world for vaccine hesitancy

As Georgian authorities struggle to convince people to get vaccinated for COVID-19, data suggests that the problem could run along party lines.

Datablog | Georgia among worst in the world for vaccine hesitancy

By David Sichinava

As Georgian authorities struggle to convince people to get vaccinated for COVID-19, data suggests that the problem could run along party lines.

Forgotten by the pandemic, Georgia’s elderly struggle to survive

Amidst rising food and medicine prices and little additional assistance from the state, many pensioners’ only hope lies in charity.

Forgotten by the pandemic, Georgia’s elderly struggle to survive

By Tata Shoshiashvili

Amidst rising food and medicine prices and little additional assistance from the state, many pensioners’ only hope lies in charity.

Fears of vaccine hesitancy grow after nurse dies in Georgia

A 27-year-old nurse fell into a coma less than 30 minutes receiving the AstraZeneca vaccine in an apparent allergic reaction.

Fears of vaccine hesitancy grow after nurse dies in Georgia

A 27-year-old nurse fell into a coma less than 30 minutes receiving the AstraZeneca vaccine in an apparent allergic reaction.

Azerbaijan leads South Caucasus in COVID-19 vaccinations

Azerbaijan has already managed to vaccinate over 400,000 people. 

Azerbaijan leads South Caucasus in COVID-19 vaccinations

Azerbaijan has already managed to vaccinate over 400,000 people. 

Datablog | UNM supporters are especially pessimistic about their economic future

With the pandemic still raging, Georgians are unsurprisingly pessimistic about their economic future. 

Datablog | UNM supporters are especially pessimistic about their economic future

By Tsisana Khundadze

With the pandemic still raging, Georgians are unsurprisingly pessimistic about their economic future. 

Health workers in Azerbaijan protest ‘exploitation’

Health workers from a state-run COVID-19 hospital in Baku demanding unpaid salaries.

Health workers in Azerbaijan protest ‘exploitation’

Health workers from a state-run COVID-19 hospital in Baku demanding unpaid salaries.

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