Regional Research project: Freedom of Information in the South Caucasus

With financial contribution from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic in the framework of Czech Republic support to the Civil Society Forum of the Eastern Partnership, Transparency International (TI) Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia conduct a research project on freedom of information in the South Caucasus. The research includes a comparative analysis of the legal provisions and practices in the three countries, and a survey of the public's knowledge and interest in freedom of information. The result will be a comparative analytical report with recommendations (published in Armenian, Azerbaijani, English and Georgian). There will also be a series of workshops where the findings and recommendations based on the research will be presented in all three countries. For workshop in Georgia researchers/experts from Armenia and Azerbaijan will participate and share the findings from the research in respective country.
Amount: 14220 EUR
Duration: 31 August, 2011 - 30 October, 2011