Rule of Law and Human Rights

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IDFI held its Third Winter School on Rule of Law and Human Rights

On February 9-13, 2024, IDFI, with the support of the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida), held a Winter School "Rule of Law and Human Rights". 

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IDFI Addresses the Ongoing Process of Approving the Methodology for Determining Market Competitiveness and Authorized Persons with Significant Market Power

On November 20, 2023, the National Communications Commission (hereinafter "Communications Commission") in order to initiate public consultations, submission of comments, and holding of oral hearing published a notice regarding the ongoing public administrative proceeding. 

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The Decision of the Supreme Court in the Case of IDFI v. Media Academy

In its decision of December 21, 2023, the Supreme Court of Georgia upheld the decision of the Tbilisi Court of Appeals.

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IDFI's three-year strategic litigation ends successfully: Media Academy was obliged to provide public information

As a result of IDFI's strategic litigation, important practice has been developed.  

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The Problematic Anti-Corruption Reform: Assessment of the Venice Commission and the European Integration Process

On December 18, 2023, the Venice Commission published its opinion on the Anti-Corruption Bureau of Georgia. 

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IDFI Conducted Intensive Practical-simulation Training for Media Representatives

During December 7-10, 2023, with the support of the MATRA program of the Embassy of the Netherlands in Georgia, IDFI conducted practical-simulation training on the right to public information for investigative journalists and media representatives.



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10 December Marked the 75th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

10 December is International Human Rights Day. It has been 75 years since the Universal Declaration of Human Rights was adopted.

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IDFI held a closing event of the project “Advancing the capacity of CSOs and the Media in the field of Freedom of Information and Freedom of Speech”

On November 22, 2022, IDFI held the concluding event of the project: “Advancing the capacity of CSOs and the Media in the field of Freedom of information and freedom of speech,” which was supported by the Czech Republic’s Official Transition Promotion Program.

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IDFI held the opening event of the project "Increase the access of media to public information in Georgia”

On November 17, 2023, the Institute for the Development of Freedom of Information (IDFI held the opening event of the project “Increase the access of media to public information in Georgia", which is supported by the MATRA fund of the Embassy of the Netherlands in Georgia.

 

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Responding to the Conclusion of the Constitutional Court of Georgia regarding the impeachment of the President of Georgia

On October 16, the Constitutional Court of Georgia rendered a decision that allowed the ruling party to continue the artificial process of impeachment of the President.