On July 22-23, 2015, in South Africa second annual elections took place at the Open Government Partnership Steering Committee meeting. Based on the voting results, new members of the Steering Committee were named: Indonesia, Chile and Romania.
Global Legislative Openness Week is an annual event about transparency and participatory parliament. It is an addition opportunity for government, parliament and civil society representatives to share knowledge and seek new commitments.
Regarding the 7th anniversary of Russian-Georgian war, IDFI presents information on diseased and wounded soldiers and civilians, financial and other type of assistance provided to their families, as well as the analysis of the damages caused by the war.
Appellate Court Decision on The Case of IDFI vs. MIA
Summary of the Case IDFI vs Ministry of Finance.
On July 31 IDFI Held a Press Conference and director and expert of the organization spoke about canceled governmental contest
Access Info Europe, Open Society European Policy Institute and Publish What You Fund prepared a letter calling on Members of the European Parliament to take action so that the European Union institutions join the Open Government Partnership. The letter is open for sign-ons from civil society organisations across Europe and beyond Institute for Development of Freedom of Information (IDFI) has joined the call.
On July 25 IDFI and initiative group “Imedi’s Skhivi” held a charity event In Vake Park. The event aimed to help IDP settlement in Skra.
On July 2014 OpeningParliament.org added IDFI to the list of organizations supporting parliamentary openness declaration.
A trial version of a new web-page of Tbilisi municipality – www.tbilisi.gov.ge was launched on July 22. The concept of the portal of Tbilisi was prepared by IDFI