A Year After the War2009-10-12
The story is filmed by UNDP in co-opeartion with the Georgian broadcasting company Rustavi-2.
Film-maker: Zoran Stevanovich, UNDP Regional Communications Advisor
Script: Sophie Tchitchinadze, UNDP Georgia
- Bo Asplund, UNDP Resident Representative a.i./UN Resident Coordinator a.i. in Georgia
- Ambassador Per Eklund, Head of the European Commission Delegation to Georgia
GEORGIA. October 2009 - UNDP immediately responded to the crisis caused by the armed conflict between Georgia and Russia in August 2008.
UNDP worked to repair damaged infrastructure, provide re-training and short term employment to those left jobless by the conflict, and to assist the displaced in starting up agriculture business.
UNDP used 4.4 million Euro from European Union and USD 1.2 million of its own funds
For more information please contact:
Sophie Tchitchinadze, UNDP Georgia, 599 196907 (mobile), firstname.lastname@example.org