According to the footage of June 18, 2012 by information agency INFO 9, the Rustavi City Hall distributed a sack of potatoes to 420 vulnerable families residing in the city outskirts and Samgori village. According to the story, these vulnerable families have not received any such assistance before.
Ozurgeti Municipality Head’s Possibly Illegal Order to Civil Servants to Campaign is Left without Reaction
According to a TV9 report on May 24, 2012, the acting head of the Ozurgeti municipality (Guria region), Ilia Vashakmadze, has ordered his staff to sign up friends and relatives as supporters of the ruling United National Movement party.
The English translation of this announcement will be available soon.
Transparency International Georgia investigates property rights violations near the Red Bridge border crossing
On May 14, 2012, we received a phone call from Naira Todria, a Georgian citizen, who told us that construction workers and construction equipment had entered her land without permission and begun building a parking lot there. Todria’s land is located near the Red Bridge border crossing with Azerbaijan.
To the Chairman of the Parliament of Georgia Mr. Davit Bakradze, Members of the Parliament of Georgia
On Saturday, May 12, TI Georgia and the environemntal NGO Green Alternative together with dozen of citizens protested against the massive cutting of trees in Tbilisi. The protest took place in Dedaena park.
Transparency International Georgia, Georgian Young Lawyers’ Association, ISFED, the coalition Free Choice and Multinational Georgia are concerned that a new charity fund might be misused to influence voters by the opposition coalition Georgian Dream.
On 24 April, we posted an article on our blog, discussing the tender for the planting of trees on Baratashvili Street and urging the City Hall to offer an explanation regarding that the contract signed by the Tbilisi City Hall and the Greenservice company.