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Photo exhibition / Community Activism and Open Governance

Friday, May 11, 2018

Within the framework of the #OpenGovWeek a launch of the project "Building Bridges Between Communities and local Authorities" will be conducted on 11 May 2018. The project envisages publication of the activist tool-kit, a competition for communities, coupled with workshop-style meetings with local authorities. The project will be implemented by non-governmental organization "'are Pekhit" within the framework of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) project "Support to Public Administration Reform in Georgia", with support from the UK aid from the UK Government. The event will be opened with a short project presentation and a photo exhibition. The exhibition will bring together dynamic images, charting the history of community activism in Tbilisi. The images will spark a discussion among attendees about the successes or failures of community activism initiatives in the past as well as ways of enhancing cooperation between communities and local authorities. The event will be closed with a reception.