The final Closing Ceremony of the first phase of the “Emerging Leaders School” (ELS) was held for the participants from Adjara and Guria regions

On 2nd of August, in Kobuleti (Georgia Palace Hotel), Georgian Institute of Politics (GIP) held the final Closing Ceremony for the participants from Adjara and Guria regions. Similarly to the preceding closing events, here as well, the ELS participants from these regions had the opportunity to meet ...
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First phase of the “Emerging Leaders School” is over: this time GIP held the Closing Ceremony in Mestia for participants from Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti region

After the kick-off ELS Closing Ceremony in Kakheti region, the event took place in Mestia (Hotel “Banguriani”), on 1st of August for the participants from Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti region. By bringing the ELS participants together, Georgian Institute of Politics (GIP) gave them the opportunity to m...
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The “Emerging Leaders School” (ELS) participants organized series of Space for Discussion events

In the framework of the ELS program, the participants were provided with an opportunity to take initiative and together with their counterparts plan and organize Space for Discussion (SfD) events themselves. The Space for Discussion (SfD) was an additional series of meetings – one-day long act...
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First phase of the “Emerging Leaders School” is over: GIP held the Closing Ceremony of ELS participants from Tbilisi and Kvemo Kartli region on Lake Lopota

On 25-26 July, Georgian Institute of Politics (GIP) gathered the participants of the two groups of its Emerging Leaders School (ELS) – from Tbilisi and Kvemo Kartli region – on lake Lopota for the concluding training sessions and the Closing Ceremony. The event, that brought more than 40...
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Interview with the ELS trainers

GIP asked several trainers of the Emerging Leaders School (ELS) to assess the general importance of youth engagement in the social and political processes of the country and highlight challenges that exist in Georgia in these regards. They were also asked to share their impressions on the “Emergin...
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ELS Diaries: March Edition

In February 2020, Georgian Institute of Politics (GIP) launched its “Emerging Leaders School” (ELS) in four different cities of Georgia – Tbilisi, Rustavi, Batumi, and Zugdidi.  The initiative is being implemented within the framework of the project “Promoting Youth Transformational Leader...
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Selecting Youth Transformational Leaders for the Emerging Leaders School has Started

GIP has started the second round of selecting participants for the Emerging Leaders School (ELS), which will take place from February to July, 2020 in four regions of Georgia – Tbilisi, Kvemo Kartli, Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti and Ajara. With the purpose of enhancing youth participation in social and ...
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Promoting Youth Transformational Leaders in Georgia

Implementer: Georgian Institute of Politics (GIP) In partnership with: CRRC Georgia Supported by: USAID Project duration: October 2019 – March 2022 The overall aim of the project proposal is to promote transformational young leaders in Georgia, enhancing their participation and representation in p...
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GIP launches a new project with USAID support to promote transformational young leaders in Georgia

To promote transformational young leaders in Georgia, enhancing their participation and representation in public life, the Georgian Institute of Politics (GIP), with the financial support of USAID, is launching a new project. In the framework of this project, the GIP, in partnership with the CRRC Ge...
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