Green Party of Georgia
This article is about the political party in the Caucasian nation of Georgia
. For the political party in the U.S. state of Georgia
, see Georgia Green Party.
The Green Party of Georgia (Georgian: საქართველოს მწვანეთა პარტია, Sak’art’velos mtsvanet’a partia) is a political party in Georgia. It is led by Gia (Giorgi) Gachechiladze.
Its success has varied - having 11 out of 235 members of parliament in 1992 and having been part of the governing coalition in 1995. When it stood independently in 1999 it only received 0.55% of the vote. It stood as part of Eduard Shevardnadze's coalition in the annulled 2003 elections.
It believes that the 2003 elections were "the most transparent process in the history of Georgia".