With the aim of raising the awareness among the society, Institute for Development of Freedom of Information (IDFI) had carried out number of activities in 2013; the activities included public discussions, presentations, conferences, seminars, workshops, trainings and information campaigns (producing and spreading the videos and flyers). Through these activities students, public servants, media, representatives of non-governmental organizations and members of civil society had opportunity to get information about various issues, including request of public information, civic engagement in public policy, open government partnership, various economic and social issues, repressions of 1937-1938 etc.
In this regard we can distinguish the following activities:
Besides the listed events IDFI has also conducted the discussions in cooperation with the Institute for International Cooperation of the German Adult Education Association (dvv International) on the following issues: “Generation 1989” , universal insurance , labor code etc.
The analysts and the researchers of the organization had been periodically sharing the findings through blog-posts: “Opendata Blog” , “E-participation in Georgia” , “Open Government Partnership – Georgia” (provided both - Georgian and English versions).
In regards of analyzing the totalitarian past, IDFI had organized the exhibition on the repressions of 1937-1938 years. The event presented the unique photo and documentary materials depicting the tragic events taking place in Georgia. IDFI had obtained these data from the Archive of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Georgia, archive of society “Memorial of Georgia” and the personal archives of the families of the victims of the repressions. On the anniversary of Stalin, IDFI organized the symbolic demonstration in the memory of the victims of the repressions of 1937-38 years. Besides, IDFI researchers conducted number of lectures for the high school students on Stalinism and the mass repressions.
Training for CSOs: Effective Engagement and Collaboration on the Issues of Digital Vulnerability05.07.2022
IDFI held a presentation of the regional results of the Global Data Barometer (GDB) survey05.07.2022
Workshop with Teachers: Identifying the Needs of Vulnerable Groups in the Georgian Education System during the COVID-19 Pandemic29.06.2022
12 STEPS TOWARDS EU CANDIDACY03.07.2022
IDFI is Responding to the Facts of Increased Violence Against the Supporters of the July 3 Rally30.06.2022
The Appointment of Mikheil Chinchaladze for the Second Term Damages the Process of European Integration29.06.2022
Celebrating May 9 in Russia02.05.2022