Georgia

December 21, 2011
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SOS – Media in Danger – under the given slogan journalists protested the intrusion of the head of the managing company into Maestro TV and the removal of kiosks following Tbilisi City Hall decision. The rally was held at the Presidential Residence.   “We came here to make the authorities fulfill their responsibility and drive Erosi Kitsmarishvili out of Maestro TV premises,” said... More...
February 8, 2011
On the morning of February 7 Kartli Region was cut off of the Georgian TV broadcasting. Rustavi 2, Imedi, GPB and local Trialeti TV simultaneously went off the air. Currently only Sakartvelo TV company programming, which is limited to airing movies, is available in the region. All the radio... More...
January 31, 2011
The director of "Ereti" radio station Ramaz Samkharadze refused his membership in the Georgian Charter of Ethics of Journalists after expressing his complaint on elections of new members in the Charter Council. The full report you can read here. More...
January 27, 2011
Human Rights Watch Report 2011
Human Rights Watch has published the World Report of events that took place in 2010. This 21st annual World Report summarizes human rights conditions in more than 90 countries and territories worldwide. It reflects extensive investigative work undertaken in 2010 by Human Rights Watch staff, usually... More...
January 25, 2011
A rebranded Russian-language channel of the Georgian Public Broadcaster, Perviy Informatsionniy Kavkazsky (PIK) (First Caucasus News), formerly known as the First Caucasian Channel is to launch broadcasts on January 25. According to the TV management the TV company is going to have its own bureaus... More...
January 19, 2011
New TV Channel PIK Wants to Bring the World to the Caucasus and the Caucasus to the World
Press Realise: On January 24, 2011 at 13:00 a Press Conference of Kanal PIK - Perviy Informatsionniy Kavkazsky (First Caucasus News) dedicated to its going on the air planned for January 25 will be held at Europe House Georgia (Freedom Square 1, Tbilisi 0105, Georgia). During press-conference the... More...
December 27, 2010
On December 29 Dedoplistskaro District court will issue a verdict concerning journalist Ilia Martkoplishvili, who was left without a lawyer. The complaint against the journalist was filed by member of Dedoplistskaro Sakrebulo (municipal council) Gela Tetrauli. He argues that Martkoplishvili had... More...
December 20, 2010
During the sermon held on December 17 Catholicos-Patriarch of Georgia Ilia II called TV program titled "Dialogue with David Paitchadze" "a program pursuing antistate goals", the TV program in question was aired by Georgian Public Broadcaster (GPB) on December 16. David Paitchadze's program was... More...
December 16, 2010
On December 16 at 12:00 nongovernmental organization Information Freedom Development Institute will present its new website created under its project titled Public Information Database (www.opendata.ge) - Registry of Public information (funded by Open Society Georgia Foundation) in Tbilisi Marriot... More...
December 16, 2010
Training on War Reporting
3-day journalism seminar on war reporting finished on December 14. The seminar was organized under Georgian Media Assistance Program. The Program is financed by European Union; it's implemented by WAN/IFRA, IREX-Europe, Georgian Regional Media Association and Civil Development Institute.... More...
December 6, 2010
On December 3 in connection with international human rights day the member organizations of Tbilisi Human Rights House: 42nd Article of Constitution, Human Rights Center, Georgian Center for Psycho-social Rehabilitation of Torture Victims(GCRT), Sapari Union and Caucasus Center for Human Rights and... More...
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