May 11, 2016
The forum discussed the Coalition’s recommendations on judicial selection and appointment, case assignment, and appointment of court presidents. The objective was to present the Coalition’s suggestions to state bodies and civil society organizations, to promote open discussion on these issues, and gain the stakeholders’ support for future implementation of these recommendations.
May 10, 2016
On May 10, International Society for Fair Elections and Democracy (ISFED) presented a report of monitoring salary expenditures made to members and employees of the Central Election Commission in 2011-2015.
January 28, 2016
Observers of the International Society for Fair Elections and Democracy monitored pre-term elections of Gardabani Gamgebeli held on January 28, 2016.
January 18, 2016
ISFED Board selected a new Executive Director, formerly ISFED Programs Manager Mikheil Benidze. He holds an MBA from Proto Business School and a BA from Tbilisi State University.
December 22, 2015
On December 22, International Society for Fair Elections and Democracy held a roundtable discussion with participants of the process of selection and certification in civil service and other stakeholders. During the meeting ISFED discussed trends identified by the monitoring and presented subsequent recommendations.
December 4, 2015
Akhaltsikhe District Court invalidated decision of a commission for selection and certification restricting ISFED’s right to monitor the process of competition for municipal employment.
December 2, 2015
International Society for Fair Elections and Democracy won another case. Zestaponi District Court granted the claim of 21 plaintiffs represented by ISFED.
November 20, 2015
International Society for Fair Elections and Democracy (ISFED) won another case in court. On November 13, 2015, Tsageri District Court granted claim of Tamila Gabidzashvili, represented by ISFED.
November 2, 2015
International Society for Fair Elections and Democracy (ISFED) filed 12 complaints with district electoral commissions (DECs) over irregularities observed during opening of polls and the voting process, as well as over flawed and inaccurate summary protocols.
November 1, 2015
ISFED presents its third statement about monitoring of the parliamentary by-elections of Georgia, concerning problems and irregularities in preparing of summary protocols.