Georgia: study-tour in Slovakia for the Defense and Security Committee of the Parliament


The Members of the Defense and Security Committee of the Georgian Parliament, along with the representative of the staff, took part in a study tour in Slovakia on 26-27 February 2019.

The Georgian parliamentary delegation was led by the Deputy Chairman of the Committee and had reunions with the representatives of the Slovak Parliament, the Executive, Civil society and the Academy. The delegation met also with the Chairman of the Defense and Security Committee of Slovaki,a the other members of the Supervisory Committee on Security Issues, and the Chairman of the Foreign Affairs. The parliamentarians expressed support for Georgia's aspiration to integration into European and Euro-Atlantic structures.

Other topics discussed during the meetings include: handling hybrid threats, misinformation, and parliamentary oversight of security sector, military education, public attitudes etc..

This study-tour has been organised by B&S Europe, in the frame of the project "EU Support to Parliamentary Oversight of the Security Sector".