NGOs : The decision made by the Supreme Court strengthens the doubts concerning the interference of the government in the court decision making process
We are deeply concerned by the decision, made on March 2 by the Grand Chamber of the Supreme Court of Georgia, stating that the owner of Rustavi 2 shares will become Kibar Khalvashi (60%) and Ltd Panorama (40%).
The Georgian Institute of Politics asked up to 30 Georgian and international engaged observers and experts about the prospects for Georgia’s future following the October parliamentary elections. (more…)...
How were MPs of Georgia’s new parliament elected, who hold leadership positions and what is the general structure of our new Parliament?
To answer these questions and make the information easily accessible, Georgian Institute of Politics is presenting – New Parliament at a Glance. (more…)...
The German Federal Foreign Office sponsored the participation of about 20 OSCE Network members, including Georgian Institute of Politics, who had actively participated in 2016 Network projects, to come and present their project results at the 23rd OSCE Ministerial Council in Hamburg on 8/9 December 2016.
On September 19-23 Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University hosted the autumn school – “EU’s Policies Towards the East: Deepening, Widening, Bridging the Gap?”
On September 13 the winners of GIP online quiz were awarded with special prizes.
Online quize was part of the project “Raising Electoral Awareness Among Georgian Youth” (more…)...
On September 6-7 civil society leaders and experts from Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine gathered in Lopota to discuss the state of reforms in the framework of Association Agreements (AA) in the three countries.
Batumi Shota Rustaveli State University hosts international summer school – “Towards a Euro-Atlantic Strategy in the Black Sea Region”.
On Monday 25th July the 1st session of the summer school was opened at BSU by Archil Karaulashvili,
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.
Bidzina Lebanidze Participates in the Workshop – “Protracted Conflicts in the OSCE Region: Innovative Approaches for Co-Operation in the Conflict Zones”
On July 4 GIP fellow – Bidzina Lebanidze – took part in the workshop “Protracted Conflicts in the OSCE Region: Innovative Approaches for Co-Operation in the Conflict Zones” organized by the OSCE Network of Think Tanks and Academic Institutions. (more…)...
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EU’s policies towards the East: Deepening, widening, bridging the gap?
Tbilisi, September 19-23, 2016
Do you want to gain a deeper understanding of European foreign policy and a broader awareness of how international organizations work? Do you want to improve your scientific and rhetorical skills? Do you want to discuss current European issues with international experts and academics?
On June 13-22 Georgian Institute of Politics hosted foreign students as summer interns. During their 1 week internship in GIP, Carlos Frias and Zachary Schmutz – students from Utah State University (USA), had the opportunity to contribute as well as learn more about the work of the Institute, its latest events and publications.
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.