Chai Khana Story

Chai Khana is a multi award-winning regional media platform covering stories about women, rural communities, minorities, and conflict-affected groups in the South Caucasus. Lead by women, Chai Khana aims to give a voice to the under-represented across the region through dynamic human-focused storytelling, while providing mentorship to young journalists.


Inspiring and fostering cross-border understanding of the Caucasus.


The leading cross-border storytelling platform shifting perspectives and challenging social norms.

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Impact Hub Tbilisi

8 Egnate Ninoshvili street, Tbilisi


© 2015 - 2019 

Editorial Policy

Chai khana believes in the principle of free speech, so we do not censor the text of our materials unless they contain personally offensive terms. Taking into consideration the geographic coverage of Chai Khana’s network of reporters, materials may contain terms which are not favored by everyone in the region. It should be noted that the terms do not belong to Chai Khana, but to the reporter. This publication was made possible thanks to the financial support of the UK government’s Conflict Stability and Security Fund. It does not necessarily reflect the official views of the UK Government. Content is the sole responsibility of Chai Khana and cannot be taken to reflect the view of the donor.

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