Declaration of local community in Kaishi to cancel contract for Georgian Khudoni dam
Advocacy letter | 9 March 2016
In this declaration, the community of Khaishi, a village in the mountains in north west Georgia, called for a the cancellation of the contract for the construction of the 700MW Khudoni dam. Khaishi residents demand the recognition of customary land rights and the inclusion of Svans into the decision-making over the project.
This is a translation from Georgian language. The original statement is available on Bankwatch member group Green Alternative’s website.
Theme: Energy & climate | Social & economic impacts
Project: Hydropower development in Georgia | Khudoni hydropower plant, Georgia
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