The training course “Elections and Young Voters” continues, and it comprises 24 public schools for the period of April 11 through April 17.
As of this time, the training project has been implemented at 59 public schools, where 11th and 12th grade students were acquainted with important issues such as the history of elections and modern times, elections and democracy, electoral administration and electorate, other electoral stakeholders. At the completion of the course, the students conducted mock elections, as part of which the winning slogan focusing on the protection of environment was identified.
The CEC and the Training Center are implementing the project in cooperation with the Ministry of Education and Sciences of Georgia. This initiative is aimed at the enhancement of civic awareness among youth and the promotion in increased civic responsibility.