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19 April, 2012

Public discussion related to the Supreme Council of Adjara

On April 17, Transparency International - Georgia Batumi Office in cooperation with the Supreme Council of Adjara arranged first public discussion related to the Draft Law on ”elections of the Supreme Council of Adjara AR”.

17 April, 2012

'It Affects You Too' statement

The statement is about the initiative of Christian-democrats to give to foreign citizens right to participate in elections. Non-governmental organizations have condemned the possible changes in constitution.

30 March, 2012

'This Affects You Too' Announcement

This Affects You Too campaign participants would like to thank supporters and update them on the activities made as part of the campaign Ladies and Gentlemen, Dear colleagues, friends and supporters,

20 March, 2012

Statement on Consultations with the Legal Issues Committee of Parliament

We, the members of the ‘This Affects You Too’ campaign, welcome the agreement reached between non-governmental organizations and the Legal Issues Committee of the Parliament of Georgia. We praise the willingness of the Parliament to take into account proposals from the civil sector regarding improvement of Georgia’s electoral legislation.  According to the agreement:

16 March, 2012

Process of interrogation of citizens by the Chamber of Control of Georgia

On March 12, 13 and 14, the Financial Monitoring Service of the Chamber of Control of Georgia conducted mass interrogation of members of political parties, volunteers and citizens in different districts of Georgia (Lanchkhuti, Chokhatauri, Ozurgeti, Batumi, Khelvachauri, Kobuleti, Poti, Zugdidi, Kutaisi, Zestaponi, Gori, Kareli, Kaspi, Gurjaani, Sagarejo and Signagi).

09 March, 2012

NGOs and Media Organizations Respond to David Bakradze

For the past several days ruling party representatives have stated their willingness to review the election legislation in order to define existing provisions more accurately.  In particular, a provision will be added that will clearly state that the legislation does not impose any restrictions on “legitimate activities” of those non-governmental organizations and donors that focus on the