regional democracy reform

Will local government reform encourage separatism in Georgia?

By | January 1st, 2014|Categories: Minorities, News|Tags: , , |

Agit Mirzoev, director of Analytical Center for Interethnic Cooperation and Consultations. TBILISI, DFWatch–A draft law that will reform local government is causing controversy in Georgia, as some think it may encourage separatism and jeopardize the country’s integrity. This issue is problematic because the Soviet government created three autonomous […]

Ivanishvili introduces regional democracy

By | February 22nd, 2013|Categories: News|Tags: , |

TBILISI, DFWatch–The Ivanishvili government plans to do away with the governors in Georgia after the local election in 2014 and replace them with elected councils, Davit Narmania, Minister of Infrastructure and Regional Development says. A governor is a trustee […]