On May 23rd, 2017 the meeting was held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, where the Director of Levan Mikeladze Diplomatic Training Centre, Maia Kipshidze presented the annual report.


On May 19, 2017 The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung South Caucasus Regional Office and the Levan Mikeladze Foundation organized an expert discussion entitled: ‘The Silk Road Economic Belt and its Implications for the South Caucasus’.


From May 15, 2017, Levan Mikeladze Foundation, with the financial support of the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Georgia, launches 12-month project " Train the Messenger". 

This project is the second phase of the project " Train the Messenger - EU, Human Rights and Family Values" implemented by the Levan Mikeladze Foundation in 2016-2017yy.

The goal of the project is to promote integration of minorities and develop capacities of religious leaders to fight discrimination and stigmatization via educating about Human Rights and international Human Rights Institutions

The target groups of the project are representatives of religious minorities  in Georgia - Muftis,priests of Catholic and Armenian Apostolic churches and their parishioners.

Within the framework of the project the workshops will be held on tolerance, freedom of religion and human rights.


March 25th, 2017 marks the 25th anniversary of  restoration of the diplomatic relations between Austria and Georgia.


On February 24, at 10:00 am, in the Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, the Levan Mikeladze Foundation and the Department of Social and Political Sciences of the Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University held a Panel Discussion "Georgia in the Evolving International Context.” The event was dedicated to the 60th anniversary of late Ambassador Levan Mikeladze, the eminent Georgian diplomat and scholar.


On February 17th, 2017, at hotel “Radisson Blue Iveria”, the Levan Mikeladze Foundation organized the Plenary session of the project "National Convention on the EU in Georgia".


On December 20, 2016, the Levan Mikeladze Foundation held the fourth meeting of Strategic Communication working group on the topic “NATO Communication Strategy”. The meeting was organized in the framework of the project - “National Convention on the EU in Georgia”. The project is carried out in partnership with the Slovak Foreign Policy Association (SFPA) and with the financial support of the Slovak Aid and Europe Foundation. 
The meeting took place in the Office of Information Center on NATO and EU. It was chaired by Ms. Mariam Rakviashvili, the Deputy State Minister on European and Euro Atlantic Integration and by Mr. David Sikharulidze, Chairman of the Atlantic Council of Georgia. 




On February 13th, at 12:00 o'clock, the Levan Mikeladze Foundation organized the 4th meeting of WG Energy and Envrionment on the topic "Recommendations for Preparation of Fourth National Communication and Second Biennial Update Report of Georgia to UNFCCC (United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change)".


On January 30th, 2017 Levan Mikeladze Foundation launched the closing conference of the project "Train the Messenger - EU, Human Rights and Family Values". The executive director of Levan Mikeladze Foundation - Mr. Archil Gegeshidze and Deputy Head of Mission, Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands- Mrs. Floor Nuiten-Elzinga made the welcoming speeches for the distinguished audience. 

The meeting was attended by Ramin Igidov, Sheikh of all Georgia and head of the administration of Muslims of Georgia and Archimandrite Anatoli Ivanyuk who discussed the conducted trainings with religious leaders in Kvemo Kartli and Samtskhe-Javakheti with Catholic priests. 



On January 23rd, the fourth working group meeting of DCFTA on Assessment of the Mechanisms of IP Rights Enforcement of in Georgia took place. The topic is highly sensitive and widely discussed in Georgia. IPR is one of the fundamental and basic values in the EU.

The meeting was moderated by Ms. Mariam Gabunia (The Head of Department for Foreign Trade and International Economic Relations, Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development) and Mr. Mikheil Skhiereli (Country Program Manager, Good Governance Fund at Policy and Management Consulting Group LLC). 

During the meeting, the recommendations prepared by local expert- Mr. Bondo Bolkvadze, and Slovak Expert -Mr.Vladim Stasko were discussed.