Center for Crime Prevention with support of BasisBank has organized a
In Tbilisi State
University of Ivane Javakhishvili was held the final stage of “Simulated
trial for school pupils III”. The
Project was implemented bilaterally by “Center for Crime prevention ” operating
under the Ministry of Justice of Georgia and by Training center of Justice.
Financial support of the Project was provided by JSC “BasisBank”. The participants of the Project were pupils and
students. Within the trial the roles of “Defendant,
“Judge”, “Prosecutor” and “Defence Counsel “were performed by the pupils and
the role of “Jury” was preformed by the students. At the court “session” was
considered the criminal code case of premeditated murder. With regard to the
relevant criteria the members of jury were announced the three best
participants of the trial and they were awarded with computer tablets. Among
the best participants were named “the Judge”- Ucha Odishelidze, “the Defence
Council” – Baya Bolkvadze and “the Prosecution witness” – Nia Sokhadze.
members of Jury consists of Deputy Director of Crime Prevention center Mr. Giorgi
Papava, Legal Services of Justice training Center first Rank Trainer Mrs.
Natela Topuria, the Head of Legal Department of “BasisBank” Mr. Besarion
Bolotashvili and Representative of German International Cooperation Society Mr.
project goal is to develop skills of advocacy for the school pupils of third
and fourth stage, development of analytical and critical thinking, increase
interest of children in legal sphere and
raising of legal awareness.