September 5, 1960
Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University (TSU), Faculty of West European Languages and Literature
From 2009 to present – Editor of English-language issue of Tabula newsmagazine.
From 2008 to present - NGO Media Development Fund; Co-founder.
2006 - 2009 – Georgian Public Broadcaster (GPB); Head of Monitoring Service
2004 - 2006 - United Nations Observer Mission in Georgia, UNOMIG; Media Analyst.
2003 - 2004 - The BBC Monitoring; Editor.
1999 - 2003 - AES TELASI; Commercial Manager .
1998 - 1999 - EU/TACIS's Project - Georgian – European Policy and Legal Advice Center; Editor.
1997 - 1998 - USAID/IBTCI- Poti Port Restructuring Project; Project Coordinator.
1993 - 1997 - Ilia Chavchavadze State Institute for Foreign Languages; teacher.
Hate speech in Georgian media;
Gender equality in Georgian media;
Coverage of ethnic and religious minorities in Georgian media;
Hidden advertising in Georgian media;
Coverage of social issues in Georgian media;
Monitoring the implementation of action plan of the national concept for tolerance and civil integration.
Training for journalists:
Hate speech; Coverage of minorities; Coverage of gender issues; Coverage of Children’s Issues;