GIP Director Participates in the Conference – “Between Aspirations and Realities: Strengthening the Legal Framework of the OSCE”

GIP Director – Kornely Kakachia – participated in the conference entitled “Between Aspirations and Realities: Strengthening the Legal Framework of the OSCE,” which was held on Wednesday, July 13, 2016, in the Harnack-Haus of the Max Planck Society in Berlin.

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Presentation of Kornely Kakachia at the conference – “French studies on Georgia – Area, History, Geopolitics”

On June 8, 2016, GIP director – Kornely Kakachia – participated at the conference – “French studies on Georgia – Area, History, Geopolitics”. The topic of his discussion was “The South Caucasus – between integration and fragmentation” followed by him moderating the panel on which French Master and PhD students presented the work they carried out about Georgia.

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Bidzina Lebanidze at the Joint Conference “Ukraine: A Captured State? How to Put the Country Back onto the Path to Reform”

On May 26 GIP fellow –  Bidzina Lebanidze – took part in Joint Conference “Ukraine: A Captured State? How to Put the Country Back onto the Path to Reform” organized by the German Council on Foreign Relations (DGAP) and the Ukraine Forum at Chatham House. (more…)

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International Conference “Religion, Foreign influences and Parliamentarism: The Prospect of Consolidated Democracy in Georgia”

Georgian Institute of Politics hosted the international conference – “Religion, Foreign influences and Parliamentarism: The Prospect of Consolidated Democracy in Georgia” on May 18th, 2016.

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GIP Director Attended the Georgian-German Strategic Forum

GIP Director, Kornely Kakachia, took part in the 5th Georgian-German Strategic Forum held on 26-27 April in the Konrad Adenauer Foundation (Berlin, Germany).

On 26-27 April, 2016 Fifth Georgian-German Strategic Forum took place in Berlin, Germany. The forum was first launched in 2012 by Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung in cooperation with the Atlantic Council of Georgia.

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Public Lecture on the Challenges and Obstacles to a Stronger Parliament

Georgian Institute of Politics’ held a public lecture on the challenges and obstacles to a stronger parliament. (more…)

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Round Table: Georgia’s Parliament: A Rubber Stamp No Longer?

Round Table On The Challenges And Obstacles To A Stronger Parliament

In 2013 Georgia implemented constitutional amendments which significantly transferred power away from the president. (more…)

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Round Table On Foreign Influences In Georgia & Moldova

Georgian Political Institute’s round table on foreign influences in Georgia and Moldova.

The main question of the debate: Is there any chance, Georgia and Moldova are turning away from the West and towards Russia? (more…)

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Round Table on Religion & Democracy

Georgian Institute of Politics’ discussion on religion and democracy with academics, religious representatives, and minority rights activists exploring the democracy- relevant attitudes, values and behaviour of the Georgian Orthodox Church. (more…)

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Public Lecture on Religion and Democracy

Georgian Institute of Politics’ held a public lecture on religion and democracy with Judd Birdsall – managing director at Cambridge Institute on Religion & International Studies at Tbilisi State University. (more…)

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Russia’s information war methods and how we are able to respond to it

“Russia’s information war methods and how we are able to respond to it” – famous Lithuanian journalist – Rimvydas Valatka met with Georgian colleagues and students of Tbilisi State University to discuss the topic and share his experience. (more…)

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