“It’s about you” campaign

Party finance rules may be used against anybody, say activists

By | February 16th, 2012|Categories: News|Tags: |

TBILISI, DFWatch – Outspoken activists and rights groups met in Tbilisi today and signed a petition called ‘It affects you too’, demanding that something is done to rein in Georgia’s new rules about party financing which they see as a threat to basic rights. The rules […]

It affects you too: Petition in Georgia against new election rules

By | February 13th, 2012|Categories: News|Tags: , |

TBILISI, DFWatch – Most newspapers in the former Soviet republic of Georgia today publish a petition which protests controversial changes to a law about party financing. When the law on Political Associations of Citizens was changed in December 2011, it caused a strong […]