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Georgia

Meetings
November 2015
Organising countries:
Georgia and the Czech Republic
Location:
Tbilisi
Date:
26-27 November 2015
December 2014

The representatives of EU Member States, Eastern Partnership countries, academia and international organizations gathered in The Hague to compare their practices, experience and standards in...

March 2013

The Panel Meeting on the return, readmission and reintegration organized within the framework of the Eastern Partnership Panel on Migration and Asylum took place in Tbilisi, Georgia and was co-...

May 2012

The second meeting of the Eastern Partnership Panel on Migration and Asylum was held in Tbilisi on 3-4 May 2011. Participants from all EaP countries and 12 EU Member States as well as UNHCR, IOM...

News
11.05.2017

State Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration Victor Dolidze and European Commission Commissioner for Neighbourhood Policy & Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn signed a...

30.03.2017

Georgia would benefit from strengthening its whole-of-government approach to making migration become an integral part of its overall development strategies, argues a new joint OECD Development...

10.02.2017

European Union handed over border surveillance equipment worth EUR 3.4 million to the Georgian Ministry of Internal Affairs on 1 February.  The support comes as part of the EU-funded and IOM-...

03.02.2017

Georgian citizens will be able to enter the EU without a visa for short stays, under a new law passed by Parliament on 2 February.

The legislation still needs to be...

13.12.2016

European Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos met with Georgia’s Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili in Brussels to discuss migration and Georgia’s visa liberalisation issues. 

Two officials...

11.11.2016
An upgraded Armenian border crossing point has been opened at Bagratashenon 4 November under an EU-funded and UN-implemented project....
12.10.2016

Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs, Head of MIA Border Police of Georgia, Major-General Zurab Gamezardashvili made an official report about the implemented, ongoing and upcoming projects of the...

30.09.2016

The United Nations’ Special Rapporteur on the Human Rights of Internally Displaced Persons Dr. Chaloka Beyani arrived to Georgia on 25 September to review the country’s ongoing crisis regarding...

16.09.2016

A new bridge at the Bagratashen-Sadakhlo checkpoint is set to be launched in 2018, at the Armenian-Georgian border.

The respective construction working group met at this checkpoint with the...

08.09.2016

Georgians will find it more difficult to seek asylum in Belgium after Brussels listed Georgia as a safe country of origin.

Belgium updated its list of safe countries of August 3, saying the...

17.08.2016

On August 16, 2016, a meeting focused on supporting reintegration of returned Georgian migrants programme was held in Sadakhlo Community Center of Marneuli...

15.07.2016

Two experts from Italy visited Georgia last week to share their knowledge and skills on body language with 20 Georgian revenue service officers. Developed in the framework of the the EU-funded...

01.06.2016

The State Commission on Migration Issues approved the Migration Profile of Georgia by the end of 2015. Unlike its predecessors, the 2015 Migration Profile is a qualitatively new, a so-called...

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