COVID-19 Response Grants

COVID-19 Response Grants

Advocacy Grants

Advocacy Grants

Rule of Law and COVID-19

Rule of Law and COVID-19

High Council of Justice of Georgia

High Council of Justice of Georgia

High School of Justice of Georgia

High School of Justice of Georgia

Georgian Bar Association

Georgian Bar Association

Disciplinary Committee of Judges of Common Courts of Georgia

Disciplinary Committee of Judges of Common Courts of Georgia

Coalition for an Independent and Transparent Judiciary

Coalition for an Independent and Transparent Judiciary

National Center for Alternative Dispute Resolution

National Center for Alternative Dispute Resolution
2021
14
Apr
Kutaisi Court of Appeals Upheld the Claim in Batumi Mosque Case Litigated by TDI and Social Justice Center

On April 13, Kutaisi Court of Appeals upheld Batumi City Court’s decision in the Batumi New Mosque construction case, which annulled the decision of Batumi City Hall’s refusal to grant the first stage construction permit. The case was litigated by Tolerance and Diversity Institute (TDI) and Social Justice Center (former Human Rights Education and Monitoring Center), with USAID/PROLoG’s support. This is an important decision, acknowledging the ongoing discriminatory practice of violating the freedom of religion of the Muslim community and which will facilitate the restoration of their rights.

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2021
14
Apr
USIAD/PROLoG Issues Covid-19 Grant to Support Law Students

On April 9, in the framework of the USAID/PROLoG Covid-19 Response Grants Program, Sulkhan-Saba Orbeliani Teaching University (SabaUni) transferred 12 laptops to students for online learning. The recipients were selected based on need and laptops will be returned at the end of the Spring semester and passed to a new group in the Fall.

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2021
14
Apr
USAID/PROLoG Supports Publication of a Practical Guide on Constitutional Submissions

On April 8, with the financial support of USAID/PROLoG and Council of Europe Office in Georgia (CoE), Giorgi Davitashvili, Chief Consultant-Assistant of the judge at Tbilisi City Court presented a practical guide on Constitutional Submissions.  The initiative was selected by PROLoG in cooperation with Council of Europe (CoE), within the framework of Judicial School Alumni Group support, from dozens of applications received in response to an open call competition s.

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2021
13
Apr
USAID/PROLoG-Supported Law Clinic Sets Another Precedent for the Right to Equality

The USAID/PROLoG-supported Human Rights and Constitutional Law Clinic at Ilia State University offers free legal services to marginalized groups, while also providing students with experience working on meaningful litigation. in Spring 2019 students filed an application with the Ombudsperson's office regarding age discrimination by one of the leading insurance companies in Georgia, “Ardi,” which had refused to grant A. G. (born in 1937) and S.Kh. (born in 1943) travel insurance policies. 

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