For three months, Chai-Khana has brought you the stories of people across the region who are overcoming fear. Over the course of 32 feature stories, and dozens of short c...
27 December, 2019
Since Georgia lost control of Abkhazia in 1993, it has been increasingly difficult for the ethnic Georgians who remain there to maintain their language.
25 December, 2019
In the villages of upper Adjara, Merisi, and Medzibna, people still believe in strange creatures and evil spirits who bring and diseases.
20 December, 2019
For families on both sides of the Karabakh conflict, New Year’s has become an annual reminder of the homes they have lost.
19 December, 2019
Sixteen-year-old Alex struggles to find his place in conservative Armenian society. Many people do not accept him, or his style of dressing: his dyed hair, face tattoos a...
16 December, 2019
I left my homeland in 2016 to escape homophobia, the pressure from society and the hatred, violence and aggression against homosexual people that exists there.
13 December, 2019
Breast cancer is the most common, and the most deadly, form of cancer in Georgia. While early detection can save lives – Mari Bobokhia's cancer is in remissio...
11 December, 2019
With a large grey economy and poorly observed labour laws, Azerbaijanis who lose their jobs have little hope of recourse.
5 December, 2019
When Teona Kasareli, 47, left Georgia 13 years ago, she had a single goal: earn money. She did not plan on making Italy her home and she certainly did not plan on he...
4 December, 2019