On January 25-26, the Institute for Development of Freedom of Information (IDFI) held working meetings with the private sector in the cities of Kutaisi and Batumi to discuss the availability of open government data of significance to the private sector.
On January 20, IDFI held a training on mechanisms for monitoring government activities.
In December 2023, Oxford Insights - a consulting company based in Great Britain - published the Government AI Readiness Index.
After a 40-hour negotiation, EU lawmakers finally agreed on the approval of the EU AI Act on December 8, 2023.
Within the Global Index on Responsible AI (GIRAI) project, the Institute for Development of Freedom of Information (IDFI), serving as a regional hub, was actively involved in several key phases of the global initiative.
IDFI has joined the Global Index on Responsible AI (GIRAI) project and the Global Community of Regional Hubs in spring 2023.
On October 4, 2023, Freedom House released the report Freedom on the Net 2023: The Repressive Power of Artificial Intelligence, according to which global internet freedom declined for the 13th consecutive year as conditions deteriorated in 29 countries.
Due to the advancement of digital technologies and online communication tools, the significance and impact of online platforms have grown.
A training session focused on digital rights and digital literacy took place at the book house "Ligamus" on November 16, 2023. The Institute for Development of Freedom of Information (IDFI) organized the event in collaboration with Ilia State University.
A public discussion was conducted by the Institute for the Development of Freedom of Information (IDFI) on May 19, 2023. The meeting involved representatives from public agencies, civil society organizations, media organizations, and telecommunication companies.