2016-11-29Joint Statement of Human Rights Center and Norwegian Helsinki Committee regarding Russia’s Withdrawal from Rome Statute
Human Rights Center and Norwegian Helsinki Committee Express Support to Investigation into the 2008 August War by International Criminal Court notwithstanding the Obstacles Presented by Russia
2016-11-28Human Rights Center Requests Investigation into the Facts of Female Genital Mutilation
Human Rights Center is alarmed with facts of the female genital mutilation identified in some villages of Kvareli municipality and their justification with the religious traditions.
2016-11-14Public Defender Calls on Tabula TV Company to Remove Sexist Promo from Internet
On November 10, 2016, the Public Defender of Georgia addressed the Tabula TV Company with a general proposal regarding a sexist promo video of the program Restaurant. The Public Defender considers that the video contributes to strengthening of gender stereotypes.
2016-11-13Public Defender's Statement on Female Genital Mutilation
The Public Defender has started to study the cases of alleged female genital mutilation in the Kvareli municipality, Kakheti region, on his own initiative. On October 24-25 and November 9, 2016, the Public Defender’s representatives met and talked with locals of the Kvareli villages, including school teachers, representatives of the governor, the chief of the Kvareli District Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs and a doctor-gynecologist of one of the maternity hospitals of the city of Telavi.
2016-11-03Human Rights Center signed memorandum with Public Defender
Today, Human Rights Center signed cooperation memorandum with the Public Defender of Georgia.
The purpose of the memorandum is to promote the survey of Human Rights Center into the new rule of witness interrogation, which was introduced as a new amendment in the Criminal Code of Georgia on February 20, 2016. Purpose of the new provision is to protect witness’ rights and prevent oppression and inappropriate treatment of witnesses in the investigative bodies.
Representatives of the Georgian nongovernmental organizations participated in the Assembly of the Rome Statute State Parties in The Hague Human Rights Center Appealed the Court against Medical Clinic Lancet Ministry of Corrections to Pay 60 000 GEL to the Prisoner Human Rights Center calls on the media to cover the court hearings into the case of the lawyer Giorgi Mdinaradze Sulkhan Molashvili’s family gets back the property handed over to the state in 2004 Archive
In recent days, Campaign This Affects You has become more active for the society. A new slogan has appeared on the famous labelArchive
I learned about healing water Dzuguri first several days ago. Having searched information, we learned that Dzuguri water is sold near the chainArchive