Other Reports


Reports of Ombudsman

Parliamentary Reports
  • The Situation of Human Rights and Freedoms in Georgia –2011
  • The Situation of Human Rights and Freedoms in Georgia - 2010
  • State of Human Rights in Georgia - 2009 / 2st half
  • State of Human Rights in Georgia - 2007 / 2nd half
  • State of Human Rights in Georgia - 2007 / 1st half
  • State of Human Rights in Georgia - 2006 / 2nd half
  • State of Human Rights in Georgia - 2006 / 1st half
  • State of Human Rights in Georgia - 2005 / 2nd half
  • State of Human Rights in Georgia - 2004

Special Reports

  • Annual Report for 2011 - Monitoring of Penitentiary Establishments and Temporary Detention Isolators
  • Special Report on The Monitoring of Residential Childcare Institutions for 2011
  • Special Report on the Monitoring of the Penitentiary Establishments and Temporary Detention Isolators of Georgia, First Half of 2011
  • Annual Report for 2010 - Monitoring of Penitentiary Establishments and Temporary Detention Isolators
  • Annual Report for 2010 Monitoring of Children`s Homes
  • Human Rights Situation of Persons with Disabilities – Infants, Children, Adults and Elderly – at the State Residential Institutions -2010
  • The Right to Health and Problems Related to Exercise this Right within the Penitentiary System of Georgia, Special Report, Covering 2009 and the First Half of 2010
  • Special Report on the Monitoring of the Penitentiary Establishments, Temporary Detention Isolators and Military Detention Facilities, first half of 2010
  • Report on the Human Rights Situation of Internally Displaced Persons and Conflict-Affected Individuals in Georgia
  • National Preventive Mechanism - Annual Report 2009
  • Results of the war between Russia and Georgia - interim report - 2008
  • For the Prevention of Torture - 2004-2007
  • Human Rights In Psychiatry - 2007




Georgian NGO's

TI Georgia, Research
  • Finances of Political Parties for the Year 2011
  • Georgia's Television Landscape, 2012
  • Transparency International Georgia Publishes a Report on Competition Policy in Georgia, 2012
  • Transparency International Georgia releases new report on Health Insurance Industry
  • New report: Electorally motivated public spending, 2012
  • Transparency International Georgia Has Released Hospital Sector Report, 2012
  • Court Monitoring Report on Administrative Cases, 2012
  • Report: Georgia's regional media - local watchdogs under pressure, 2012
  • Georgia's Parliamentary Code of Ethics - A Need For Reformation, 2012
  • The Georgian Advertising Market, 2011
  • National Integrity System Assessment, 2011
  • Aid coordination for IDP housing in Georgia, 2008-2011

 
Georgian Young Lawyers Association

  • Annual Report 2005
  • Annual Report 2006
  • Annual Report 2007
  • Annual Report 2008
  • Annual Report 2009
  • Annual Report 2010
  • Annual Report 2011

International Society for Fair Elections and Democracy (ISFED)

  • Annual Report 2009
  • Annual Report 2008
  • Annual Report 2006-2007
  • Annual Report 2005
  • Annual Report 2004

Article 42 of Constitution
  •  Annual Report 2011


International Organizations

Human Rights Watch
  • Georgia: Administrative Error – Georgia’s Flawed System Of Administrative Detention, 2012
  • World Report 2012: Georgia
  • World Report 2011: Georgia
  • World Report 2010: Georgia – Events Of 2009
  • World Report 2009: Georgia – Events Of 2008
  • Georgia: Government Used Excessive Force On Protesters, 2007       Georgia: Riot Police Violently Disperse Peaceful Protesters, 2007 
  • Georgia: Police Beat Peaceful Protesters For Second Day, 2007 
  • Anti-Torture Body Criticizes Georgia, 2007
  • Georgia: Do Not Develop Guidelines For Diplomatic Assurances, 2007  
  • Georgia: Lowering The Age Of Criminal Responsibility Flouts International Standards, 2007  
  • Human Rights Watch's Open Letter To President Saakashvili, 2007  
  • Human Rights Watch's Open Letter To The Tbilisi City Court Chair, 2007  
  • Georgia: Prison Abuses Rife Despite Promises Of Reform, 2006   
  • Georgia: Bush Should Raise Human Rights Concerns, 2006  
  • Georgia And The European Neighbourhood Policy, 2005  
  • Georgia: Torture Still Goes Unpunished, 2005 
Amnesty International
  • Georgia: Authorities Must Stop Violence Against Opposition Ahead Of Elections, 2012
  •  Georgia Must End Forced Evictions Of Internally Displaced, 2011
  • Georgia - Amnesty International Report 2010
  • Georgia - Amnesty International Report 2009
  • Georgia - Amnesty International Report 2008
  • Georgia: Briefing To The United Nations Human Rights Committee, 2007  
  • Anti-Torture Body Criticizes Georgia. Rights Groups Urge Tbilisi To End Torture, 2007
  • Georgia: Amnesty International And Non-Governmental Organizations Of Georgia Urge The Government To Promptly Approve Action Plan On Domestic Violence, 2007
  • Europe And Central Asia: Summary Of Amnesty International's Concerns In The Region: July - December 2006
  • Georgia: Appeal Case: Alleged Ill-Treatment Of Vakhtang Guchua And Zaali Akobia: Waiting Two Years For Justice And Reparation, 2007
  • Georgia: Appeal Case: Doubts Remain About Those Responsible For Sandro Girgvliani's Death, 2007
  • Georgia: Thousands Suffering In Silence: Violence Against Women In The Family, 2006
  • Georgia: Amnesty International Urges The Georgian Government To Implement Recommendations Of The Un Committee Against Torture, 2006
  • 2006 Elections To The Human Rights Council: Background Information On Candidate Countries, 2006
  • Georgia: Fear Of Forcible Return/Torture And Ill-Treatment: Azer Ramizoglu Samedov (M), 2006
  • Georgia: Police Torture And Other Ill-Treatment Must Be Relegated To The Past, 2006
  • Georgia: Torture And Ill-Treatment Still A Concern After The "Rose Revolution" Summary, 2005


International Federation of Human Rights (FIDH)

  • Georgia: Arbitrary detention and assault of journalist and human  rights defender Gela Mtivlishvili, 2012
  • Situation of Human Rights Defenders, Georgia, 2010-2011
  • Elections must be free and transparent 2007
  • Human Rights violations in Georgia 2010
  • Note on the situation of Human Rights in Georgia 2006
  • Co-operation council between the European Union and Georgia 2006
  • Ethnic Minorities in Georgia 2005
  • On the occasion of the EU/CFSP mission in GEORGIA : Joint Open Letter to Bernard BOT Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of the Netherlands; Javier SOLANA, High Representative for the Common Foreign and Security Policy, on the occasion of the EU/CFSP mission in GEORGIA 2005
  • Open Letter to the Georgian authorities 2004

World Organisation against Torture (OMCT - SOS Torture Network)

  • Georgia: Acts of harassment against Mr. Arnold Stepanyan, 2009
  • Georgia must meet its obligations on the rights of the child, 2008
  • Georgia: Excessive use of force against demonstrators by law enforcement officials, 2007 
  • Georgia: NGOs call on Georgian government to protect children from violence, 2007
  • Georgia: An alternative report by OMCT reveals that Georgia's policy to fight against crime leads to unacceptable abuse and torture, 2006
  • Georgia: Arbitrary detention/harassment, 2007
  • Georgia: New arbitrary detention of Mr. Jaba Jishkariani, 2006
  • Georgia: Judicial proceedings against Mr. Giorgi Getsadze, 2006
  • Georgia: Georgia: Threats against Ms. Lela Bekauri, 2006
  • Georgia: Georgia: Arbitrary detention of several members of the Egalitarian Institute, 2006 
  • Georgia: Georgia: Arbitrary detention of five members of the "Equality Institute", 2006 
  • Georgia: Georgia: Break-in of the office of PMMG / Harassment, 2006
  • Georgia: Georgia: Release on bail of Mr. Azer Samedov, 2006

International Helsinki Federation for Human Rights 

  • Human Rights in the OSCE Region: Europe, Central Asia and North America, Report 2007 (Events of 2006)
  • Chechen Refugees in Georgia - Report by the International Helsinki Federation for Human Rights (IHF), jointly with the Caucasus Center for Human Rights, 2003


Committee for the Protection of Journalists

  • Attacks on the Press 2007: Georgia
US State Department
  • Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2011, Georgia
  • 2010 Human Rights Report: Georgia
  • 2009 Human Rights Report: Georgia
  • 2008 Human Rights Report: Georgia
  • 2007 Human Rights Report: Section on Georgia
  • 2006 Human Rights Report: Section on Georgia
  • "Supporting Human Rights and Democracy: The U.S. Record 2006" – Section on Georgia
  • US Commission on International Religious Freedom, International Religious Freedom Report 2007 

 

The Council of Europe:

  • Comments of the Government of Georgia on the First Opinion of the Advisory Committee on the Implementation of the Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities in Georgia, 2012
  •  Comments of the Government of Georgia on the First Opinion of the Advisory Committee on the Implementation of the Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities in Georgia, 2009
  • ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON THE FRAMEWORK CONVENTION FOR THE PROTECTION OF NATIONAL MINORITIES, Opinion on Georgia, 2009
  •  European Comission Against Racism and Intolerance - 2nd Report on Georgia (June 30, 2006)
  •  European Comission Against Racism and Intolerance - Report on Georgia (April 23 2002)
  • Report to the Georgian Government on the visit to Georgia carried out by the European Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or punishment, 2007
  • Report to the Georgian Government on the visit to Georgia carried out by the European Committee for the prevention of Torture and inhuman or degrading Treatment or Punishment (CPT), 2001
     

Venice Commission - Council of Europe

  • Joint opinion on the draft law on amendments and additions to the organic law of Georgia on political unions of citizens adopted by the Venice Commission at its 89th plenary session (Venice, 16-17 December 2011)
  • Joint opinion on the draft election code of Georgia adopted by the Council for Democratic Elections at its 39th meeting (Venice, 15 December 2011) and by the Venice Commission at its 89th plenary session (Venice, 16-17 December 2011)
  • Final opinion on the amendments to the law on assembly and manifestations of Georgia adopted by the Venice Commission at its 88th Plenary Session (Venice, 14-15 October 2011)
  • Draft joint opinion on the draft election code of Georgia, 2011
  • Conference on "the past and the future of the constitutional judicial review in new democracies" - Batumi, Georgia, 25-26 June 2011 - Synopsis
  • Draft law on amendments and additions to the Organic Law of Georgia on political unions of citizens, 2011
  •  Organic Law of Georgia on political unions of citizens, 2011
  • Law on amendments and supplements to the law on assembly and manifestations of Georgia adopted on 1st July 2011
  • Draft Election Code of Georgia (Official translation), 2011
  • Draft election code of Georgia as of 26 November 2011 (official translation)
  • Draft amendments to the draft election code of Georgia (transmitted by the Georgian Authorities on 8th December 2011)
  • Final opinion on the draft constitutional law on amendments and changes to the constitution of Georgia - Adopted by the Venice Commission at its 84th Plenary Session (Venice, 15-16 October 2010)
  • Joint Opinion on the Election Code of Georgia as amended through March 2010 Adopted by the Council for Democratic Elections at its 33rd meeting (Venice, 3 June 2010) and by the Venice Commission at its 83rd Plenary Session (Venice, 4 June 2010)
  • Interim Opinion on the Draft Amendments to the Law on Assembly and Manifestations of Georgia adopted by the Venice Commission at its 82nd Plenary Session (Venice, 12-13 March 2010)
  • Opinion on the Draft Constitutional Law on changes and amendments to the Constitution of Georgia (Chapter VII - Local Self-Government) adopted by the Venice Commission at its 82nd Plenary Session (Venice, 12-13 March 2010)
  • Draft constitutional law on the changes and amendments to the Constitution of Georgia, 2010
  • Draft Constitutional Law on the changes and amendments to the Constitution of Georgia adopted by the State Constitutional Commission at its Plenary Session of 19 July 2010
  • Draft Opinion on the Draft Constitutional Law on the changes and amendments to the Constitution of Georgia
  • Draft Opinion on the Draft Constitutional Law on the changes and amendments to the Constitution of Georgia (Translation into Georgian provided by the Georgian authorities)
  • Second revised draft opinion on the draft constitutional law on amendments and changes to the Constitution of Georgia
  • Draft Constitutional Law on the Amendments and Changes to the Constitution of Georgia adopted by the State Constitutional Commission on 11 May 2010
  • Draft Constitutional Law on the changes and amendments to the Constitution of Georgia adopted by the State Constitutional Commission on 11 May 2010 (New translation by the Council of Europe)
  • Draft Law on Amendments and Supplements to the Law on Assembly and Manifestations of Georgia
  • Draft Interim Opinion on the Draft Amendments to the Law on Assembly and Manifestations of Georgia, 2010
  • Draft Joint Opinion on the Election Code of Georgia as amended through March 2010 by the Venice Commission and the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (OSCE/ODIHR)
  • Election Code of Georgia as of 28 December 2009
  • Law on making changes and amendments in the Election Code of Georgia adopted by the Parliament on 28 December 2009
  • Final Opinion on the Draft Amendments to the Law on Occupied Territories of Georgia adopted by the Venice Commission at its 81st Plenary Session (Venice 11-12 December 2009)
International Crisis Group
  • Georgia sliding towards authoritarianism, 2007 
International Organisation for Migration
  • The Return and Reintegration of Migrants to the South Caucasus – An Exploratory Study (December 2002)
  • “Information Campaign for the Prevention of Irregular Migration and Trafficking in Human Beings from Georgia – Project Report” – (May 2002)
  • Hardship Abroad or Hunger at Home – A Study of Irregular Migration from Georgia (September 2001)
  • Irregular Migration and Trafficking in Migrants – The Case of Georgia (September 2000)

PEN American Center

  • Letter of PEN American Center to President of Georgia, 2010