Pilot Project: Twinning of Teachers
ECMI Caucasus, in cooperation with “Civil State for Legal State” has started implementation of a pilot project "Twining of Teachers" under the Eastern
Partnership Minorities Network.
The aim of the Pilot Project is to advance competences of Akhalkalaki and Ninotsminda public school teachers in Georgian language and support their civic integration.
Within the project exchange and twining of teacher has been made possible. 10 Beneficiary teachers (ethnic Armenians from Javakheti) are twinned with receiving teachers in Batumi and Kobuleti.
For 4 weeks they will be living in the facilities of receiving teachers, will attend their respective classes in different schools and share methodological experience.
Beneficiary teachers are also attending Georgian language courses in Batumi.
The active phase of the project started on 18/10 and will run until 13/11. Teachers’ Twinning is endorsed by the Ministry of Education and Science of
Georgia and financially supported by the European Union.
Minorities in UPR 2015
ECMI Caucasus, in cooperation with partner organizations, has submitted a shadow report for the 2nd Cycle of United Nations Human Rights Council Universal Periodic Review.
Reporting aims at highlighting the issues at international level, which require much of at attention from the government in order to guarantee protection of national minority rights and fulfil
commitments undertaken by Georgia. The 2nd Cycle of Universal Periodic Review for Georgia is planned on the 23rd Session in October-November 2015.
Download the Shadow Report