November 15, 2019



Georgia is a country in the Caucasus region of Eurasia. Located at the crossroads of Western Asia and Eastern Europe, it is bounded to the West by the Black Sea, to the North by Russia, to the South by Turkey and Armenia, and to the Southeast by Azerbaijan. The capital of Georgia is Tbilisi.

Georgia is a member of the Council of Europe and the GUAM Organization for Democracy and Economic Development. Moreover, in 2013, Georgia initialed the Association Agreement with European Union.

In 2018, the status of civic space in Georgia was characterised as ‘Narrowed’ by the CIVICUS Monitor Platform, in terms of respecting the freedoms of association, of peaceful assembly and of expression. More details can be found at: .

The following CSOs from Georgia participated at the Black Sea NGO Forum: