NAMAKHVANI

NAMAKHVANI

Implemented / Ongoing Social Projects

All implemented / ongoing social projects in villages of Rioni valley (Opurchkheti, Zhoneti, Namakhvani, Mamatsminda, Betkoula, Derchi, Kveda Oncheishi, Molekula, Mekvena, Vanischala, Tvishi, Korenishi, Orkhvi, Lakhepa) are listed below by categories:

Schools / Kindergartens

  • English lessons were provided for the communities of Rioni Valley in 2018.
  • Scholarships were provided to the most successful students of Rioni valley graduated in 2018.
  • Playground of Tvishi kindergarten was fully equipped in 2018;
  • New Year presents were given to schoolchildren at all schools within the project area, Opurchkheti, Zhoneti, Derchi, Tvishi and Orkhvi schools, in December, 2019.
  • New Year presents were given to the children under school age in all 13 [IB1] valley villages in December 2019.
  • Opurchkheti, Zhoneti, Derchi, Tvishi and Orkhvi schools were provided with New Year decorations including New Year trees in December 2019.
  • In December 2019, New Year events were held in Tvishi and Orkhvi schools.
  • In October 2020, laptops were delivered to schools in Opurchkheti, Zhoneti and Derchi.
  • In November 2020, Zhoneti School was restored.
  • The Opurchkheti school library was restored, which was equipped with books and all necessary materials.

Social Assistance for Vulnerable Groups

  • At the end of 2019, basic food packages were delivered to 420 vulnerable families in 13 villages of Rioni Valley for New Year.
  • At the end of April, 2020 basic food packages were delivered to 420 vulnerable families in 13 villages of Rioni Valley during lockdown period.
  • In November-December, 2020 basic food packages were delivered to 250 vulnerable families in 10 villages of Rioni Valley during lockdown period.
  • Electric wheelchair was purchased for a disabled person in Vanischala in 2020. Employment and training plans are prepared to be implemented in the nearest future for this person.

Agricultural / Economic Empowerment

  • Trainings were provided for beekeepers of Rioni valley in 2018.
  • Five winemaking grants were co-financed by the company in the frames of FAO project in 2020 for Tvishi locals.
  • People from Rioni valley were assisted to develop projects and apply for various grants of GRETA, FAO and Enterprise Georgia in 2020. Selection process is ongoing.
  • In January 2021 with the collaboration of ENKA and Rioni Valley Development Association, the company purchased 4250kg honey from 22 local beekeepers, which will be exported in Kazakhstan during 2021.

Community Investment Projects

  • Speed bumps were provided for Namakhvani village in 2018.
  • Pedestrian bridge in Kveda Oncheishi was repaired in 2018.
  • Concrete was purchased for local road rehabilitation of Derchi in 2018.
  • After flooding in Zhoneti village, technical support was provided, damaged river bank barrier    was repaired and local road was cleaned in 2020.
  • Water supply system was repaired in Mamatsminda village in 2021.
  • Water supply system in Zarati village was repaired in 2021.