2014-12-30Witness Taxi-Driver Detained for Controversial Testimonies
Taxi-driver Aleksandre Getiashvili was arrested for controversial testimonies. Gurjaani district police of MIA arrested his passenger Vazha Utiashvili too.
2014-12-30Opposition members did not vote for Gurjaani district 2015 budget
Gurjaani district budget was approved without the support of opposition members. The main financial document of the district for 2015 amounted to 9 961 400 lari.
With the initiative of the international organization World Doctors – France and Global Foundation, and with financial support of the Open Society Georgia Foundation and the European Union, a new drop-in center was presented in the non-governmental organization New Vector on February 17, 2012.
2014-12-26“Court is free but not at 100%” Kote Kublashvili evaluated past ten years
“We think complete comfort must be created in every court for judges, parties of the dispute and attendees to create proper environment for them in the courtrooms. This room is a good example of it and I am happy with it,” On December 25, chairman of the Supreme Court of Georgia Kote Kublashvili addressed to the society and media gathered at the opening ceremony of the modern courtroom for criminal cases at the Kutaisi Appeal Court.
2014-12-24RMG Proceeded with Blasting at Sakdrisi Deposit without a Permit
According to official information from the Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia, RMG carried out blasting at the Sakdrisi deposit without a permit.
2014-12-24Press-Conference about Inhuman Treatment
On December 23, Human Rights Center held press-conference about inhuman treatment of the accused Giorgi Okropiridze in the press-club of Prime-Time.
2014-12-23Round table at Human Rights House Tbilisi about social and legal status of IDPs
On December 18, Human Rights House Tbilisi organized a round table about the problems and challenges of IDPs.
2014-12-23Opposition is suspicious about third round of competition of public servants in Kakheti
Competition for the vacant positions of the public servants in the executive bodies of the municipalities in Kakheti region started on December 18.
2014-12-22Life under damaged electricity wires
Residents of Vazisubani village in Gurjani municipality has been requesting removal of the electricity towers from the area for several years already, but in vain. According to them, damaged towers threat their health and life.
2014-12-19Tchela and Mokhe – Two Dangerous Sites of Religious Controversy
“Incidents in Tchela caused incidents in Mokhe,” Mamuka Vashakmadze, Mufti of Samtskhe-Javakheti Region, evaluated the recent developments in the villages of Adigeni municipality. He said unless the government makes fair decision about the problem, the situation will get even tenser.
2014-12-19Suspended project in Gori- accusations between government and opposition
UNM Gori office representatives held protest rally in the semi-rehabilitated street in the historical district of Gori and accused the Georgian Dream of inactivity and requested renewal of the suspended rehabilitation works.
2014-12-19The presentation made of the projects implemented in Shida Kartli
On December 16, the governor of the Shida Kartli region Zurab Rusishvili, have meet media, NGOs and the civil society, in the frame of the project “Georgian government for open governing.” Governor introduced projects which were implemented in the region in support of the ministries.
2014-12-17Human Rights Center Requests Investigation into Alleged Facts of Torture and Inhuman Treatment of Prisoners
Human Rights Center requires investigation into the alleged torture and ill-treatment facts of prisoners in Gldani prison # 8 and Rustavi prison # 6. It was the topic of press conference, held by the organization representatives on December 16, in the Press Club of the Prime Time.
2014-12-16Akhasheni village population request compensation for the damage
On March 17, 2011 car crash damaged the high voltage line in Akhasheni village, Gurjaani district and electricity transformer went wrong. The incident damaged the village population.
2014-12-15Statement of Human Rights Center about homeless people in Gori
Shida Kartli office of Human Rights Center made a special statement about the conditions of homeless people and addressed to Gori City Hall to timely resolve the problems related with the shelter for them because the situation of homeless people is particularly complicated in winter.
2014-12-12"ODIHR report does not mention any facts of external oppression on the judiciary authority”
Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights Office (ODIHR) published a report on the work of the judiciary in Georgia.
2014-12-11Government does not respond to persecution of Jehovah Witnesses
Attacks on places of religious rituals, public pressure and violence, discrimination, harassment and abuse - the rights of Jehovah Witnesses in Georgia are still being violated. According to the report presented by the religious organization of Jehovah Witnesses, in 2013, there were 53 cases of violence against Jehovah's Witnesses.
2014-12-10GYLA Evaluates the State of Human Rights Protection in 2014
On December 10, 2014, in relation to the International Day of the Human Rigths Protection, Georgian Young Lawyers’ Association (GYLA) has made the brief evaluation of the state of the human rights protection in the country and has briefly summarized its activities in this regard for the past year. Considering the multitude of the topics and issues, we will cover only some of the directions of the human rights protection in this statement.
2014-12-08Employees of Tigva Municipal Administration Petition to Human Rights Organizations for Help
“We appeal to the Public Defender, Parliament of Georgia and nongovernmental organizations to study the fact of our breached rights,” five employees of Tigva municipal administration said, who passed second stage of the test-exams in the ongoing competition in the local self-governance but based on the decision of the commission members, they were expelled from the competition after interviews.
2014-12-08Still in the street, still under the threat of health problems
On December 4, Human Rights Centre held press-conference about the problems of homeless people in the press-club of the Prime Time.
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