Georgian Diaspora in the Republic of Cyprus
According to unofficial data 3.000 Georgian citizens live in Cyprus. Most of them reside in Nicosia, Limassol and Paphos. Also, 10.000 ethnic Greeks from Georgia who had left it for permanent residence. Many of them are already citizens of Cyprus.
Georgian Diaspora organizations:
In 2006, in Nicosia Georgian Community “Strength is in Unity” was founded. The Community aims to unite Georgians living in Cyprus; preserve the national identity to future generation and popularize Georgian culture. A Sunday school and Georgian folk dance studio “Hope” are functioning by the community.
Georgian Community “Strength is in Unity”
Chairman: Mevlud Kaplanishvili
Address: 12 Kyprianou, Nicosia 10-22, Cyprus
Tel .: 35799839651;
Tel. / Fax: +35722109016
St. George Georgian Orthodox Parish of Cyprus in Paphos
Priest: Father Zakaria Feradze
Tel .: +35799560459