Press and Information Department

Director: Marine Narchemashvili
Tel: (+995 32) 294 5000 – 21 00

Main functions and responsibilities:

  • Providing the public with information on the role of the Ministry, its foreign policy course and major priorities;
  • Preparing and providing to mass media sources official announcements, statements and other types of materials regarding the ongoing processes at the Ministry;
  • Carrying out monitoring over news agencies and preparing special analytical bulletins based on the materials published by these agencies;
  • Determining the Ministry’s information policy and its priorities;
  • Ensuring the exchange of information with Georgia’s diplomatic missions abroad;
  • Coordinating the relations of the Ministry and its structural entities with mass media sources;
  • Providing informational and organizational support in arranging briefings and meetings of the officials of the Ministry with mass media representatives;
  • Preparing and disseminating statements and news bulletins on behalf of the Ministry;
  • Ensuring the systematic updating of the official website of the Ministry;
  • Drafting respective programmes in order to effectively pursue its activities and submitting them for consideration to the senior officials of the Ministry.