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Key Events in 2015: Georgia Makes Historic Changes

The year of 2015 for Georgia was quite significant, several historic and important decisions were made during this year. CBW offers you top key points in pictures.

Georgia is the first country in the world to eliminate C hepatitis virus

Hepatitis Day Georgia
Photo/ Aleko Sharvadze

Devastating flood hits Georgia, killing 22 and destroys Tbilisi Zoo letting animals out: Georgia receives world attention 

Photo/Reuters

Tbilisi hosts its first European Youth Olympic Festival 2015: receiving world attention 

Photo/Aleko Sharvadze
Photo/Aleko Sharvadze

Georgia hosts UEFA Super Cup: Gaining the Best Game of the year title

UEFA super cap
Photo/ Tbilisi City Hall

Georgian National Rugby Team succeeds at Rugby World Cup 2015: Captain Mamuka Gorgodze becomes one of the 10 best rugby players of the world

Photo/ Getty Images

Georgia’s ex-prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili makes successful visit to China, starts talks on free trade

Georgian PM's visit to Dalian Economic Forum /Official page Irakli Garibashvili
Georgian Ex-PM’s visit to Dalian Economic Forum /Official page Irakli Garibashvili

Georgian Demna Gvasalia becomes Art Director of world famous brand Balenciaga

Demna Gvasalia
Photographed by Daniel Jackson, Vogue, October 2015

Tbilisi Hosts its First Silk Road forum, starts talks on creating a transit corridor between Europe and Asia.

Silk Road Forum Tbilisi
Silk Road Forum Tbilisi/ Administration of Georgian Government

World’s one of the influential politician Bernard Kouchner starts supporting Georgian government in developing healthcare system. 

Bernard kouchner
Photo/ Getty Images

First Train Arrives in Georgia from China

Georgia celebrates visa-liberalization progress to EU  

All EU 28 countries ratify association agreement to Georgia

association agreement