Eastern Georgia Division

Eastern Georgia Division

Head of Division –

The operation area of the Division covers the Mtskheta-Mtianeti region and unites 4 regional offices located in Eastern Georgia:

  • Kakheti Office;
  • Kvemo Kartli Office;
  • Shida Kartli Office;
  • Samtskhe-Javakheti office.

Objectives of the Division:

  • Facilitate proactive detection of human rights violations;
  • Identify and document individual and systemic violations;
  • Advocate for resolutions to systemic rights violations and problems;
  • Promote educational activities in the field of protection of human rights and freedoms;
  • If necessary, pay visits to penitentiary institutions, temporary placement isolators and other institutions in the regions of Eastern Georgia;
  • Register the correspondence, applications/complaints and other documents received by the regional office of the Public Defender in the electronic case processing system;
  • Receive stakeholders in the regional office of the Public Defender, provide legal consultation as well as information on the mandate of the Public Defender.

Contact information

Woking Hours: Monday–Friday 9:00–18:00
Hot line: 1481 (24/7)