Through International Financial Institutions and other multilateral organisations, the Good Governance Fund will support a series of governance and economic reform initiatives, aimed at building stability, reducing poverty and increasing prosperity in Ukraine, Georgia, Moldova, Serbia and Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH). The support will focus on areas such as: anti-corruption; improving the business environment; judicial reform; key sector reforms (e.g. banking and energy); strengthening the rule of law; and supporting an independent media. This project was approved before the referendum on the UK’s membership of the EU. Work is now under way to understand the implications of leaving the EU for the UK’s development work.
Strengthening cultural and educational development by building skills and capacity and by creating new opportunities and connections with the UK
This project will contribute to the conflict settlement process in Georgia by enhancing respect for human rights in the conflict affected regions through contacts and exchanges between the ombudspersons from Tbilisi and Sukhumi as well as a selected number of civil society representatives active in the relevant fields.
Strengthening democracy and transparency through the provision of UK election monitors to take part in the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe election monitoring mission for the Georgian Parliamentary Elections in October 2016.
Assistance in line with UK objectives on Human Rights, Democracy, and the Rule of Law in Georgia which can include promoting and defending international human rights principles, supporting democracy, and strengthening institutions and governance
Strengthening democracy and transparency through monitoring of pre-election and election day environment of parliamentary elections on 8th of October, 2016.
This project aims to strengthen the rule of law through the sharing of UK expertise, and building the capacity of the Georgian government to tackle tax fraud and other forms of fiscal crime.
Project facilitation costs covering planning, implementation and resources as part of ODA projects in Georgia
Assistance in line with UK objectives on Chevening Scholarships in Georgia which enables students to pursue postgraduate study at UK higher education institutions, and utilise their new skills and abilities to contribute to the development of their home countries.