Project name Year Program name Grant ammount
I will take you to Machkhaani theatre

I will take you to Machkhaani theatre

  • Grant recipient:  Civic Initiative
  • Grant ammount:  14 959
  • Currency:  USD
  • Year:  2017

Project goal is to wage an advocacy campaign for village Machkhaani local theatre.

 

 

2017 Local Democracy Development 14 959 USD
Aiding of maintenance and development self-government

Aiding of maintenance and development self-government

  • Grant recipient:  Research Centre for the Protection of Human Rights and Social Justice
  • Grant ammount:  19 090
  • Currency:  USD
  • Year:  2017

Project goal is provide a solid substantiation of local self-governing cities to the state authorities, to prepare brief on drawback effect of annulling the mentioned status, propose ways of problem solution involving citizens in given process.

 

 

2017 Local Democracy Development 19 090 USD
Effectiveness of new municipalities-comparative analysis

Effectiveness of new municipalities-comparative analysis

  • Grant recipient:  International Center for Civic Culture
  • Grant ammount:  18 700
  • Currency:  USD
  • Year:  2017

Project goal is to bolster the decentralization process: evaluate results of the territorial arrangement pursued and elaborate recommendations.  

 

 

2017 Local Democracy Development 18 700 USD
Local Democracy in Georgia-Experience of 1918-1921 years

Local Democracy in Georgia-Experience of 1918-1921 years

  • Grant recipient:  Civic Activism Research Centre
  • Grant ammount:  22 130
  • Currency:  USD
  • Year:  2017

Project goal is to study and analyze so far unknown developments in the regions of Georgia in the First Republic period.

2017 Local Democracy Development 22 130 USD
Public inclusion in decision making processes to develop European type local government

Public inclusion in decision making processes to develop European type local government

  • Grant recipient:  Studio Re
  • Grant ammount:  39 985
  • Currency:  USD
  • Year:  2017

Project goal is to contribute to awareness raising of local government reform process with special focus on regional citizens. It is planned to prepare 10 TV programs with discussions about progress in LF reform, what have changed, existing challenges, achievements and slated activities.

 

 

2017 Local Democracy Development 39 985 USD
Supporting the right to adequate housing through actualizing problematics of homeless people and changing the state policy

Supporting the right to adequate housing through actualizing problematics of homeless people and changing the state policy

  • Grant recipient:  Human Rights Education and Monitoring Center
  • Grant ammount:  24 961
  • Currency:  USD
  • Year:  2017

Project goal is to advocate for adequate housing right by actualization of homelessness problematics through assessing development of housing services and rights-based standard.

 

 

2017 Local Democracy Development 24 961 USD
Europe on Air-2017 project and the Munich International Conference

Europe on Air-2017 project and the Munich International Conference

  • Grant recipient:  Initiative group
  • Grant ammount:  3 770
  • Currency:  USD
  • Year:  2017

In order to establish cooperation with European partners and familiarize with Western journalistic standards, five students of the School of Journalism and two media trainers will participate in Europe on Air - 2017 radio project planned in Sofia in May as well as in the international conference of the European Journalism Training Association (EJTA) in Munich.   

 

 

2017 Media support 3 770 USD
Strengthening Georgian-language news content of Aliq Media as a reliable media source

Strengthening Georgian-language news content of Aliq Media as a reliable media source

  • Grant recipient:  Aliq Media
  • Grant ammount:  20 090
  • Currency:  USD
  • Year:  2017

The project goal is to strengthen Alik Media, as an unbiased and reliable media platform; to provide    Georgia’s Armenian community with Armenian-language information on the developments in the country’s social and political life, as well as Georgian-language readers – with Georgian-language information on the country’s Armenian community and recent developments in Armenia. 

2017 Media support 20 090 USD
Development of the Network of Information Centers, stage II

Development of the Network of Information Centers, stage II

  • Grant recipient:  Network of Information Centers, Ltd.
  • Grant ammount:  40 355
  • Currency:  USD
  • Year:  2017

The project goal is to develop the Network of Information Centers through increasing the number and quality of multimedia products, such as video stories, video reportages and video blogs, and selling combined advertising packages.       

2017 Media support 40 355 USD
Initiative – For Media Freedom

Initiative – For Media Freedom

  • Grant recipient:  Initiative group – For Media Freedom
  • Grant ammount:  10 500
  • Currency:  USD
  • Year:  2017

When developing the amendments to the broadcast regulatory documents, the initiative group has to advocate the approaches that are necessary for ensuring media freedom and better broadcasting.  

2017 Media support 10 500 USD
Development of independent Russian-language media in Georgia

Development of independent Russian-language media in Georgia

  • Grant recipient:  Sova News
  • Grant ammount:  4 400
  • Currency:  USD
  • Year:  2017

The project goal is to establish active cooperation between online edition Sova News and other media outlets on exchanging information; to help it gain its foothold on Georgian media market through daily news, social videos and interviews; as well as to support Sova News in gaining leading positions on Georgian, South Caucasus and regional media markets through using new media technologies.  

2017 Media support 4 400 USD
Development of a community radio Marneuli for launching FM radio broadcasting

Development of a community radio Marneuli for launching FM radio broadcasting

  • Grant recipient:  Union of Journalists “The People’s Voice”
  • Grant ammount:  28 850
  • Currency:  USD
  • Year:  2017

The project goal is to install an FM radio broadcast transmission tower as well as to prepare for three-language broadcast testing (in Georgian, Azerbaijani and Armenian).

2017 Media support 28 850 USD
,Samkhretis Karibche’’ – for informing the public

,Samkhretis Karibche’’ – for informing the public

  • Grant recipient:  Union “Samkhretis Karibche’’
  • Grant ammount:  25 000
  • Currency:  USD
  • Year:  2017

The project goal is to promote the development of three platforms - newspaper, news portal and radio - of Samkhretis Karibche, one of the independent and impartial sources of information in the Samtskhe-Javakheti Region; to deliver impartial information to the public; to improve and diversify its content.  

2017 Media support 25 000 USD
For increasing the number of Liberali users and its influence

For increasing the number of Liberali users and its influence

  • Grant recipient:  Liberali Ltd.
  • Grant ammount:  46 628
  • Currency:  USD
  • Year:  2017

The project goal is increase the number of Liberali users; to provide in-depth articles and visual data in a form of infographics to the Liberali audience; to offer a number of topics in a “light” format – through brief videos; to use the format of interviews and quizzes in order to increase readers’ involvement; to make use of social networks, among them Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.   

2017 Media support 46 628 USD
Netgazeti.ge- a reliable source on the Internet

Netgazeti.ge- a reliable source on the Internet

  • Grant recipient:  Newspaper Batumelebi
  • Grant ammount:  46 080
  • Currency:  USD
  • Year:  2017

The project goal is to increase access of Georgian-language Internet users to unbiased and fact-based news; to provide daily coverage of developments ongoing in Georgia and abroad; to offer in-depth articles and diverse opinions to the audience; to increase the popularity of Netgazeti content as well as non-grant revenues.  

2017 Media support 46 080 USD