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19 July, 2021

Letter of media outlets and civil society to Charles Michel

 Batumi International Conference                                                                                                                                       July 19, 2021H.E. Charles Michel, President of the European Council 

09 July, 2021

Statement on the Large-Scale Violence against Journalists

 The cases of violation of journalists' rights in Georgia have reached a critical point. Hereby, we reiterate that the government has failed to guarantee the safety and security of media representatives as earlier attacks on journalists went largely unpunished.

01 July, 2021

A brief assessment of changes in election legislation

 On June 28, the Parliament of Georgia adopted the amendments to the Electoral Code, aimed at improving the electoral legislation. The working process lasted for several months and the final version of the document also reflected the provisions of the agreement between the political parties (the so-called Charles Michel Document).

30 June, 2021

On resignation of the CEC Chairperson

 Today, it became known to the public that Tamar Zhvania resigned from the position of the Chairperson of the Central Election Commission (CEC) of Georgia on the basis of her own request. We believe that this decision can significantly contribute to increasing confidence in the election administration and the electoral process during the 2021 local elections.