Below you can see a few highlights of the cultural policy developments in Georgia:
- 2021 and 2022 saw significant changes in the personnel policy of the new Ministry, especially in the museum management system, leading to legal challenges by professional staff
The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Youth, newly established in 2021, is in practice pursuing a selective paternalistic policy and recentralizing a system that has been relatively decentralized since 2012.
Even with a slight increase in the financing of culture in the national currency in 2021 compared to 2016, inflation resulted in a decrease in expenditure to EUR 54 847 848 in 2021, from EUR 60 638 282 in 2016.
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