On December 1, 2023, IDFI held the award ceremony for the 2022-2023 participants of the Certification Program in Fighting Corruption.
On October 25, 2022, IDFI released a study titled "Gifts Received by Public Officials 2020-2022”, which delved into the disclosed information regarding gifts received by officials within the executive branch and their respective family members.
Accepting a gift as a public servant carries inherent risks, including the potential for reciprocation or favoritism in return for the gift, which can harm the reputation of the public service.
For the first time in 20 years, the Government of Georgia opted out of participating in the monitoring round of the OECD's Anti-Corruption Network for Eastern Europe and Central Asia (OECD/ACN).
The Institute for the Development of Freedom of Information (IDFI) held three days of training sessions in Kutaisi, Ozurgeti, and Zugdidi from June 21 to 23 on practical methods and techniques for monitoring government activities.
A lack of political will is causing recent setbacks in the fight against corruption.
Transparency and accountability of state bodies is a constituent part of democratic governance, in turn, freedom of information is one of its most important elements.
On June 23, 2022, the European Council recognized the European perspective of Georgia. However, it determined the implementation of various democratic reforms as a prerequisite for granting the candidate status.
On February 10, the Parliament of Georgia adopted a new law “On Public Procurement” in the third hearing.
Within the framework of the Anti-corruption Week - on December 12, the Institute for Development of Freedom of Information (IDFI) in cooperation with Ilia State University held an open lecture for the participants of the Master's level of the Certification Program in Fighting Corruption.
|20 July 2020|