Commission was set up to respond to the needs of residents of the villages
located near the demarcation line. The decision on setting up the Commission
was made during the Government Session on October 1. Today, the first meeting
has been held at the Ministry of Regional Development and Infrastructure. The
work process of the Commission was headed by Minister of Regional Development
and Infrastructure Davit Narmania and State Minister of Georgia for
Reintegration Paata Zakareishvili. Representatives of the Ministries, the
Department of Relation with Regions and Bodies of Local Self-Governances of the
State Chancellery of the Government of Georgia, Deputy Minister of Education
and Science Lia Gigauri were among the members of the Commission.
was emphasized during the meeting that one of the main problems for the population
of such villages is gas and firewood supply. The issues of providing heating
for schools, transportation of pupils and involvement of international
organizations in the process were discussed during the session.