Published: 1 Jun 2012 | By Mariam Uberi

Georgian guardianship procedure and the European Court of Human Rights


Under the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR), there is a positive duty to establish substantial and procedural guarantees to prevent abuse of guardianship arrangements. However, it would seem that Georgian legislation does not comply with ECHR standards.

For Mariam Uberi’s full analysis of Georgia’s adherence to ECHR standards, please follow the link below.