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Meeting Regarding Recommendations on Parliamentary Openness

Meeting was headed by the Chairman of IDFI, Levan Avalishvili. Representatives of Non-Governmental and International Organizations presented their recommendations, which should be considered during the working process on Open Parliament Georgia Action Plan.

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Ukraine is Developing a Single Web-Portal of Open Data

On September 12th 2015 a new law on Transparency of the Use of Public Funds will enter into force in Ukraine. According to the new legislation recipients of funds from state and local budgets, state- and communal-owned enterprises and obligatory social insurance funds will be obliged to publicize detailed information on the use of public funds on quarterly basis.

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First meeting with the students on the issues of the parliamentary openness

On May 14th, Akaki Tsereteli State University hosted a meeting in order to support the parliamentary transparency, openness and citizen participation within the scopes of the project - “Supporting Parliament of Georgia Involvement in Open Government Partnership”.

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Representatives of IDFI at e-Dem and e-Gov Days

On May 7-8, 2015 a conference “Central and Eastern European e-Democracy and e-Governance Days” was held in Budapest. Georgia was represented at the conference with two papers. 

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Meeting on the Issues of the Parliamentary Openness

Participants of the meeting discussed the importance of access of the ethnical minorities to the webpage and to the documents of the Parliament of Georgia

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IDFI Hosted Press Secretaries of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic

On Friday, 8th of May the Institute for Development of Freedom of Information hosted press secretaries of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic

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The director of IDFI participated in 48th annual meeting of Asian Development Bank in Baku

The Director of IDFI, Giorgi Kldiashvili participated in 48th annual meeting of Asian Development Bank (ABD) in Baku. The title this year was- “Fostering Partnership for development”.

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Parliament of Georgia joined the Open Government Partnership

With singing the Memorandum, Georgia became the first country in the region starting to implement the Principles of Open Parliament. The official ceremony of signing the Memorandum took place in the building of the Parliament in Kutaisi.

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Issues of Open Parliament in OGP Member Countries

The research highlights the countries that have best practice and a few commitments regarding the Parliamentary Openness. It is notified that OGP member countries pay the major attention to the implementation of the innovative approaches towards the parliamentary openness

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The Meeting of the Non-Governmental and International Organizations of the Open Parliament Georgia Working Group

The Participants of the meeting discussed the issues of the involvement of the Parliament of Georgia in the Open Government Partnership Initiative (OGP) and the establishment of the Open Parliament Principle.