Democratic Governance

Fundamental principles of good governance, human rights and rule of law shape UNDP’s programme for democratic governance. We help Georgia to create strong state systems and transparent institutions that respond to the needs of citizens.

Our Goals

International expertise and thorough understanding of local environment helps us bring people together, foster partnerships and promote participation, accountability and effectiveness at all levels. We work with a wide range of partners, including with the Government, Parliament, court system, civil society, academic institutions, international organizations and the media. Our goal is to assist in consolidating Georgia’s democracy, promote reforms, and ensure the protection of human rights and liberties. more

2013 Presidential Elections in Georgia

With assistance from the European Union and UNDP, over 50 thousand members of electoral administration received internationally recognized BRIDGE training in election administration and procedures. Photo: David Khizanishvili/UNDP

Our Stories

  • Phikria Margiani works hard to bring change to her community. 2014. Photo:Daro Sulakauri/UNDP

    I am a Woman

    Gender clichés still strong in Georgia where democratic transformation and economic growth merges with deep-rooted social traditions. The recent UNDP research shows that gender perceptions, whichmore

Projects and Initiatives

Fostering Regional and Local Development in Georgia

Promoting regional and local governance reform at the national, regional and local levels. more

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