Caucasus Regional Director, Institute for War and Peace Reporting (IWPR)
Throughout his professional career, Beka has extensively designed and led projects on conflict resolution, good governance and media development in the South Caucasus. In addition, Beka oversees IWPR’s international flagship, multilingual weekly publication Caucasus Reporting Service that provides critical insight and independent perspectives on issues of conflict, governance, human rights, media, energy and resources and cross-border concerns.
Beka holds B.A. in Foreign Languages and M.A. in Public Administration. Beka is regularly invited to serve on advisory boards of multimedia and digital security startups, provides training in communications and outreach as well as expert commentary on Caucasus regional affairs.