What is the goal? What is the goal?

Criminal proceedings in Georgia are improved in accordance with European Standards

How does the project work? How does the project work?
  • In close co-operation with the national partners;
  • Through the provision of legal expertise, networking and exchange of best practices with Council of Europe consultative and expert bodies and its Member States;
  • With a tailor-made approach to meet the concrete needs of the country.
What do we expect to achieve? What do we expect to achieve?
  • Improvements in criminal procedure legislation and practice;
  • Improvement of analytical and methodological capacities of the justice sector stakeholders to assess the criminal justice’s performance and develop evidence-based criminal policy;
  • Enhanced performance in international mutual legal cooperation.
How much does the project cost? How much does the project cost?
  •  The total budget is around 510.000 Euros
  • 80% is funded by the European Union and 20% by the Council of Europe. The programme is implemented by the Council of Europe
Who is responsible for the project? Who is responsible for the project?
Human Rights National Implementation Division, Directorate of Human Rights, Council of Europe
What is the project duration? What is the project duration?
The project runs from 1 January 2019 until 31 December 2021
How do we get more information? How do we get more information?

 Giorgi Giorgadze, Senior Project Officer