On March 2, 2016, 17th meeting of the Open Government Partnership Georgia Forum was held at the Ministry of Justice of Georgia.
On March 4, 2016, the Georgian Parliament passed the draft law on Early and Pre-School Upbringing and Education on its first hearing.
On March 10th, 2016 Media Advocacy Coalition in partnership with Open Society Georgia Foundation (OSGF) and Institute for Development of Freedom of Information (IDFI) held media conference.
Recommendations on the Freedom of Expression Chapter of Human Rights Action Plan 2016-2017.
The Georgian National Platform of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum (EaP CSF) held its 7th General Assembly on February 29, 2016, with the purpose of summarizing the platform’s one year performance, and electing its chairman and working group coordinators. The assembly was attended by 130 representatives from 86 member organizations.
The article aims to critically assess the draft law on Civil Servvice Reform initiated by the Government of Georgia on July 9, 2015, which was adopted on September 27, 2015. The article also analyses the compatibility of the planned changes with the goals of the reform.
On 10th of March, Open Government Partnership published the list of shortlisted candidates for the OGP Steering Committee nomination.
On March 1st, 2016, Webinar was held on “2016 OGP National Action Plan Development,” financed by the World Bank Group and the OGP Support Unit. Presenters of the Webinar: Abhinav Bahl, program manager of the OGP Support Unit and Shreya Basu, OGP regional coordinator for Asia-Pacific discussed how national action plans should be developed, what notions should guide the countries in the development process, and provided thorough recommendation for elaborating the stronger action plans in term of the format, process, and content.
By the order issued on 12th February, 2016, of the Chairperson of the Parliament of Georgia David Usupashvili, the Charter of the Permanent Parliamentary Council on Open and Transparent Governance was approved.
We welcome the fact that many of the above public institutions expressed readiness to follow our recommendation.
|25 February 2019|