2012-08-16Human Rights Defenders Request Investigation of the Assault on Dachi Tsaguria
Georgian human rights nongovernmental organizations protest assault on the human rights defender Dachi Tsaguria and request immediate investigation of the incident. On August 16, Human Rights Center gave a press-conference on the issue.
2012-08-13Human Rights Center’s Press-Conference – Results from the First Stage of Media-Monitoring
Human Rights Center held a press-conference on the topic “Monitoring of Media Coverage of Parliamentary Elections – results of monitoring period June 18-July 29.”
2012-08-10“Governments Change but Poverty Stays” Reportage of Humanrights.ge from the Backside Pshavi
Residents of Backside Pshavi feel abandoned from the government. They rarely get interested in political debates and are indifferent about upcoming elections. They believe nothing will change for better regardless who gains majority seats in the new parliament of Georgia.
2012-08-01Free Food Before Elections from CDM
On July 31, leaders of the Christian-Democrat Movement met their supporters brought by mini-buses from various districts of Kakheti region at the Memorial to Great Patriotic War in Gurjaani. After the meeting, the CDM served the gathered people with barbecue, cucumbers, tomatoes, bread and wine.
2012-08-01Maestro Solidarity Action in Brussels
Georgians, living in Europe, held a Maestro solidarity assembly in front of the European Union’s Institutes on July 15. Georgians from Belgium, the Netherlands, France, and other European countries participated in the rally. They were holding dish TV- antennas and posters with the following slogans:”Stop Media-Swallower!”, “Misha, do not deceive people”, ”Misha, do not threaten people!”, “We deserve a better president”, etc.
Kutaisi Georgian Young Lawyers’ Association branch has new chairman Eight Inmates on Huger-Strike in Prison # 2 Life-sentenced prisoner applied to Human Rights Center The Parliament of Georgia did not vote for the formation of the investigation commission into Sakdrisi Mine Case Parliament intends to form commission to study the case of Sakhdrisi gold mine Archive
After a long and complicated preparation period, on July 30, we landed in Sarajevo. Despite scary landing caused by bad weather conditions, IArchive
“Miscarriages of justice“– we use this term to characterize the problems existing in the system of Georgian judiciary during ex-president Mikheil Saakashvili’s governance.Archive