Country Georgia
Other countries -
Region Europe - non EU member states
Duration Start 1 August, 2016 till 1 August, 2017
Field of expertise Dealing with Conflict, Fragility and Migration
Policy field(s) Community development
Partners Georgian Young Lawyers’ Association (GYLA)
Georgian Municipalities and NGO's involved in migration
Funding Delegation of the European Union to Georgia
Project code 11360
General objective:
Enhance capacities of Georgian civil society organisations, particularly via networking, and contribute to the capacities of the other state led process in the migration field in line with the relevant EU-Georgia Agreements, in particular the Visa Liberalisation Action Plan.

Specific Objectives:
1. promote rights of migrants, protect migrants against exploitation and exclusion, support the fight against trafficking;
2. foster the links between migration and development;
3. promote durable livelihood solutions for returned and potential migrants;
4. increase capacity of migration management-related Georgian NGOs to participate and constructively contribute in livelihood/migration-related human rights centred policy creation and implementation;
5. support fighting irregular immigration and support in readmission.