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High Council of Justice of Georgia

High Council of Justice of Georgia

High School of Justice of Georgia

High School of Justice of Georgia

Disciplinary Committee of Judges of Common Courts of Georgia

Disciplinary Committee of Judges of Common Courts of Georgia

Georgian Bar Association

Georgian Bar Association

Coalition for an Independent and Transparent Judiciary

Coalition for an Independent and Transparent Judiciary

National Center for Commercial Law

National Center for Commercial Law

National Center for Alternative Dispute Resolution

National Center for Alternative Dispute Resolution

Arbitration Initiative Georgia

Arbitration Initiative Georgia

EWMI/PROLoG Supports Academic Conference on 2017 Constitutional Reform

07 November 2017 Giorgi Chkheidze, EWMI/PROLoG Chief of Party talking about USAID/PROLoG’s input in the process of Constitutional Reform

On November 3, in the framework of its USAID-funded EWMI/PROLoG grant, National Institute for Human Rights at Free University Tbilisi organized an Academic Conference on 2017 Constitutional Reform in Georgia. The Conference addressed controversial issues that created the most fundamental disagreements among society. Topics included new constitutional regulations of judiciary and constitutional judicial review, amended human rights chapter of the Constitution as well as electoral system, the role of the Parliament and the balance of powers.  Among the panelists of the Conference were former judges of the Constitutional Court, Konstantine Vardzelashvili and Ketevan Eremadze, Anna Dolidze – the Parliamentary Secretary of the President, Nazi Janezashvili - member of the High Council of Justice, as well as members of the Constitutional Commission Vakhushti Menabde and Vakhtang Khmaladze. More than 70 participants attended the Conference, students and law professors from various universities, acting judges of the Constitutional Court and others. The audience actively engaged in discussions regarding problematic provisions of the amended Constitution and their practical implications.  

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