Reference : V-P-GE-E-00338
Date : 22/08/2008
Country/Region : GEORGIA
Caption : In a village near Gori.
Photographer : BARRY, Jessica
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : A doctor accompanying the ICRC team spoke to people about their health needs. Many of the elderly are worried about how to get medicine for chronic illnesses. In normal times they would go to Gori hospital, but transport is hard to come by at present.

Extract from ICRC 25-08-2008 Feature
Georgia: Out in the villages life continues, but nothing is the same
Most able-bodied people having fled to safety, the elderly and infirm in isolated villages are left to fend for themselves. The ICRC is bringing them relief and helping those who have lost contact with family members restore it.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 2048x1536
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour