Tbilisi, April 16, 2013 - Transparency International Georgia releases new report - Who Owns Georgia’s Media?
NGOs’ joint statement on the process of selecting candidates for the Board of Trustees of the Georgian Public Broadcaster
On January 23 the Parliament of Georgia voted, for the second time, to select the candidates of the Georgian Public Broadcaster’s (GPB) Board of Trustees. As a result, only four candidates were selected for nine vacant positions.
Today, Parliament voted for 6 candidates for the membership of the Georgian Public Broadcaster Board of Trustees, of which three candidates: Lela Gaprindashvili, nominated by the Public Defender, Ninia Kakabadse, nominated by the United National Movement, and Gennady Geladze, nominated by the Supreme Council of Adjara did not receive
In a controversial move, the Supreme Council of Ajara last week finalized the appointment of members of the Ajarian Public Broadcaster’s Board of trustees.