The Youth Atlantic Treaty Association (YATA) of Georgia organized “NATO Week” dedicated to the 72nd anniversary of NATO. During the meetings were discussed issues about NATO-Georgia cooperation and were held public discussions.
Lectures were led by the experts and the representatives of the relevant field.
March 29, 16:30 – Dr. Rosaria Pulisi, Head of the NATO Liaison Office;Topic: “Progress and the Challenges of Georgia-NATO Cooperation on the national and regional levels”.
March 30, 19:00 – Giorgi Pareshishvili, Chairman of Niko Nikoladze Society, member of the board of “Sector 3”, Former Deputy Mayor of Poti;Topic: “Religious freedom in NATO member states”.
March 31, 19:00 – Colonel Gintaras Baghdonas, NATO Military Liaison Officer at the NATO Liaison Office in Georgia;Topic: “Defense and Society”.
April 1, 19:00 – Lasha Dzebisashvili, Doctor of Political Science, Associate Professor at the University of Georgia. Co-founder of the Georgian Strategic Analysis Center (GSAC);Topic: “NATO-Georgia Cooperation in Aspects of Political-Military Compatibility”.
April 5, 16:00 – Nika Chitadze, political scientist; Expert in International and Security Issues;Topic: “NATO’s role in the country’s economic development.”
April 6, 19:00 – Lieutenant-Colonel Lasha Davitadze, Head of the Military Strategy and Force Planning Division of the J-5 Strategic Planning Department of the General Staff of the Defense Forces of the Ministry of Defense of Georgia;Topic: “The importance of peacekeeping missions in developing the country’s defense capabilities and ensuring world security.”
April 7, 18:00 – Major General Nikoloz Janjgava, First Deputy Chief of the Defense Forces of the Ministry of Defense of Georgia;Topic: “NATO’s role in the country’s defense and security issues”.
April 12, 19:00 – Sergeant Major Tornike Tvaradze, Instructor of the Combats Theory and History Group of the Sergeant Command and Staff Course of the Sergeant Academy named after Giorgi Antsukhelidze of Training and Military Education Command of Defense Forces of the Ministry of Defense of Georgia;Topic: “The importance of peacekeeping missions in human resource development”.