Projects

Project "Supporting Security Sector Reform in Georgia"

In February 2021, DRI launched a new project “Supporting Security Sector Reform in Georgia.’’

The goal of the project is to advocate for institutional reforms and reduce the risks of abuse of power in the State Security Service. Special recommendations will also be developed for the State Security Service and other relevant structures based on international standards to reduce the increased level of radicalization in the Kvemo Kartli and Pankisi regions.

The project is supported by the National Endowment for Democracy (NED).


Supporting Human Rights Protection at Front Line

On December 1, 2020, the Democracy Research Institute launched a project titled „Supporting Human Rights Protection at Front Line“.

The project supports the implementation of the initiative, which aims at conducting monitoring of the human rights situation in Georgia’s occupied regions that have been particularly affected by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Project duration: December 1, 2020 – November 30, 2021

The project is being carried out by the financial support of the European Endowment for Democracy.


“Co-existence” – Countering Ethno-Nationalist Narratives in Georgia 

On December 1, 2020, the Democracy Research Institute launched a project titled ““Co-existence” – Countering Ethno-Nationalist Narratives in Georgia” .

Primary goal of the project is to support prevention of ultra-nationalism in Georgia.

Specific objective of the project is increase public awareness about the threats coming from ultra-nationalist/extremist groups and counter nationalistic narratives through outreach activities.

Project duration: December 1, 2020 – July 1, 2021

The project is being carried out by the financial support of the of the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Tbilisi.


Cooperation for Improvement of Juvenile Justice System

The project aim is at improvement of the juvenile justice system in Georgia.

To achieve this objective, within the framework of the project seminars will organise for legal professionals, social workers and psychologists working in the field of juvenile justice in Georgia.

Project duration: May 1, 2021 - October 30, 2021

The project is implemented with the financial support of EU/UNDP joint initiative COBERM.