5,000 IDP families will receive new flats from gov’t within 2 years

Since 2013, 23,000 IDP families have been given flats in Georgia. Photo: shutterstock.

Agenda.ge, 04 Mar 2021 - 14:11, Tbilisi,Georgia

The Georgian government will hand over new flats to 5,000 internally displaced families within two years, Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili said today.

The Georgian government has provided new flats to 23,000 internally displaced families across the country since 2013. Within the next two years 5,000 more IDP’s will receive new flats from government”, said Garibashvili.

Statistical data provided by the Ministry of Health, Social Care and Internally Displaced People shows there are 86,283 IDP families in Georgia as a result of local separatist conflicts in Abkhazia and Tskhinvali (South Ossetia) regions.