Statements

Emergency Joint Statement by NGOs

Emergency Joint Statement by NGOs

In light of the ongoing tense political developments in the country, we are calling on the government: To reject the use of any type of force against the demonstrators and avoid the escalation of the situation, which could potentially result in a st ...

Emergency Joint Statement by NGOs

Emergency Joint Statement by NGOs

Today the Parliament of Georgia downvoted the draft constitutional amendments that envisaged holding the upcoming parliamentary elections in 2020 through a fully proportional election system. The decision of the Georgian Dream to backtrack on their k ...

MPs should support the move to a proportional system

MPs should support the move to a proportional system

Today, on November 13, the Parliament of Georgia will be voting on first reading on a constitutional amendments bill that envisages holding the 2020 Parliamentary elections under a fully proportional system. Developments that took place on a plenary ...

Working on Electoral Reform Should Continue

Working on Electoral Reform Should Continue

On August 5 and 6, a meeting of the electoral reform working group was held to discuss initiatives prepared by the ruling party about amendments to the Law of Georgia on Political Associations and the Election Code. We would like to comment on the le ...