Tamar Beruchashvili is Georgia's Deputy State Minister in charge of European integration. She was born in Tbilisi in 1961.
I was born in a house that belonged to my great-grandparents. At the beginning of the century half of it belonged to them, but after the Soviets came in 1921 the family were squeezed into two rooms.
Mine was a family of intellectuals who strongly valued education and culture