Representatives of the Georgian National Platform member organisations met the The Chair of the Human Rights and Civil Integration Committee, Mikheil Sarjveladze, and the Chair of the Faction “Georgian Dream”, Mamuka Mdinaradze.

The purpose of the meeting was to discuss the one of the point from the 12-point recommendation –  the rule of selection of the candidate for the Public Defender. One of the issues of the 12-point recommendation established by the commission for Georgia is the process of selecting a new public defender, which should ensure the effective institutional independence of the office of the public defender.

During the meeting, the parties talked about the procedures and steps that will contribute to the effective implementation of the recommendation.