Social Programs Foundation (SPF)

Organization Future Prosperity House (OFPH)

Legal Protection Institute (LPI)

 

Kakheti Regional Development Foundation (KRDF)

UNDEF Monitoring Visit
2019-05-23

 On May 20th, 2019, Consortium Legal Aid Georgia (LAG) hosted Mr. Christian Lamarre, Senior Programme Management Officer, from the United Nations Democracy Fund (UNDEF). This was a monitoring visit organized in the framework of the "Foster Democracy through Electoral Participation of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Georgia" project funded by UNDEF. The project aims at to increase awareness of electoral processes and to create an informed type of participation for IDPs in Georgia.

During the meeting Mr. Lamarre was briefed on the current progress of the project. Later on, the field visit to Shavshvebi IDP settlement in Shida Kartli was organized where improvised workshop with IDPs took place.

IDP Forum
2019-05-14

On 24 April 2019, Consortium Legal Aid Georgia (LAG) in partnership with United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and the Ministry of Internally Displaced Persons from the Occupied Territories, Labor, Health and Social Affairs of Georgia (IDP Ministry) has organized IDP Forum in Hotel “Vere Palace”, Tbilisi.

The IDP Forum gathered up to 40 representatives of IDP communities from the different regions of Georgia including Zugdidi, Poti, Kopitnari, Khoni, Tskaltubo, Kutaisi, Tserovani, Rustavi and Tbilisi. Also, the representatives of the national state institutions (e.g. IDP Ministry, Abkhazian Government in exile) and local authorities (e.g. Zugdidi and Rustavi municipalities) participated in the event. 

The ultimate goal of the IDP forum was to enable exchange of ideas, perceptions and visions on way forward regarding addressing internal displacement in Georgia. More specifically, the IDP Forum aimed to increase awareness on internal displacement related challenges, generate constructive dialogue between IDP communities, national and local stakeholders, as well as develop recommendations for all those concerned.

Project presentation in Kutaisi
2019-02-26

On February 11th, 2019, Consortium Legal Aid Georgia (LAG) and Organization Future Prosperity House (OFPH) organized presentation of the project "Foster Democracy through Electoral Participation of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Georgia" in Kutaisi. The project presentation was attended by the representatives of the civil and public sectors in Imereti region. The participants were informed about the activities planned in the framework of the project. The second part of the meeting was dedicated to the discussion on “the role of the civil sector in increasing informed electoral participation of IDPs”.  

The project is funded by the United Nations Democracy Fund (UNDEF) and aims at to increase awareness of electoral processes and to create an informed type of participation for IDPs in Georgia.

Project Kick-off Workshop
2019-01-29

On January 17th, 2019, Consortium Legal Aid Georgia (LAG) organized the workshop in Kutaisi dedicated to the launch of the new project "Foster Democracy through Electoral Participation of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Georgia". The project implementing partners discussed the project activities, the ways of implementation as well as their roles and responsibilities in the project. By the end of the meeting, the sub-grant agreements have been signed with the project implementing partners, namely: Social Programs Foundation (SPF), Organization Future Prosperity House (OFPH) and Legal Protection Institute (LPI). The project is funded by the United Nations Democracy Fund (UNDEF) and aims at to increase awareness of electoral processes and to create an informed type of participation for IDPs in Georgia.


We Partner with:

United Nations Democracy Fund (UNDEF)

United Nations Democracy Fund

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration
Action Against Hunger              

Housing Initiative for                        

Eastern Europe 

EU Delegation in Georgia               
Save the Children International
Danish Refugee Council           


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