Safeguarding Freedom of Expression in Georgia1 September, 2020
Project Title: Safeguarding Freedom of Expression in Georgia
Project Duration: 1 September, 2020 - 31 August, 2021
Project Supporter: Embassy of the Netherlands in Georgia
Project Goal: Safeguarding Freedom of Expression in Georgia in accordance with ECHR Standard through improving legislation, increasing capacity of the field professionals and protecting vulnerable groups
Leveraging the expertise of Rights Georgia in ECHR standards to address the fundamental causes giving rise to freedom of expression challenges, through achieving the following objectives:
- Improving legislation, in conformity with ECHR standards and Association Agreement requirements
- Strengthening the professionalism of journalists and influencers.
- Protecting the most vulnerable groups against violations of their Freedom of Expression and empowering them against such violations in the future.