Strengthening Civil Society

Details of the organization
LEPL Training Center of Justice of Georgia
  • The organization has a strategy for coordinating WSIS Implementation at the national level: No
  • The organization has a national e-strategy: No

Information about the project
Strengthening Civil Society
With the initiative and organization of the Training Center of Justice of Georgia, the project "Strengthening Civil Society" has been implemented in 33 Community Centers in 8 regions of Georgia. The goal of the project was to strengthen civil society through access to teaching and development programs, raising legal awareness of rural population. Also, the promotion of personal development. People willing to participate in the project could register as a training center website ( as well as in the community center in the village with the help of the operator. The curriculum was selected based on the interests and needs of rural residents and focused on the development of practical skills, including ICT-related skills. The trainings aimed at conducting legal and social direction training in 33 villages in Georgia free of charge. With the participation in the project, the population has increased the legal consciousness, which is a prerequisite for their active involvement in state and public activity. Overall, 5429 participants attended ten modules within the project. The workshops covered the following topics: effective communication, project management and project writing, justice and human rights, the system of constitutional bodies and local self-government, Property rights, basic concepts of entrepreneurial and tax law, what is the EU, what is discrimination, conflict management, time management...
National implementation: Georgia
Completed from 01/07/2016 to 30/09/2016

WSIS information
* Capacity building
  • Goal 4: Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all
  • Goal 16: Promote just, peaceful and inclusive societies
  • Project
  • Training initiative