Georgian Dream chairman
Irakli Kobakhidze

Place of birth



2000 - graduated from Tbilisi State University, Faculty of Law;

2005 - graduated from H. Heine University Düsseldorf with a Master degree in Law;

2006 - H. Heine University of Düsseldorf, PhD

Professional Experience

2000-2001 - United States Agency for International Development (USAID), Regional Public Education Project Coordinator;

2005-2012 - Tbilisi State University, Assistant Professor;

2011-2014 - Caucasus University, Associate Professor;

2011-2012 - Open Society Georgia Foundation, Member of the Committee of Experts of the Human Rights and Rule of Law Program;

2011-2012 - Council of Europe Representation in Georgia, Expert in Strategic Planning;

2006-2014 - United Nations Development Program (UNDP), Local Government and Regional Development Project Expert and Manager;

Since 2014 - Tbilisi State University, Associate Professor;

On November 18, 2016, he was elected Chairman of the Parliament of Georgia;

Georgian Dream-Democratic Georgia Party, Executive Secretary, Member of the Political Council (2015-);

Parliament of Georgia of the 9th convocation, Chairman of the Parliament (2016-2020);

Parliament of Georgia of the 10th convocation (2020-)

Speaker of Parliament of Georgia
Shalva Papuashvili
European Georgia chairman
Giga Bokeria
Former President of Georgia
Mikheil Saakashvili
Kakha Kaladze: It is a pity that the President has not yet responded to the submission of the Prime Minister and the Speaker of the Parliament regarding awarding the players of the national team with the Order of Honor
National Platform of Georgia to the Prime Minister: We demand that the perpetrators be identified and punished immediately
Grigol Liluashvili: There are not enough signs in the Prime Minister's statement for starting an investigation
Irakli Kobakhidze, together with Kakha Kaladze, meets with members of national football team
Prime Minister: Signs of a certain crisis have appeared on the basis of the European Parliament elections, this is a democratic crisis
Irakli Kobakhidze: In total, Georgia became the initiator, signatory or supporter of more than 600 resolutions, statements and other initiatives adopted or proposed in support of Ukraine
Mike Roth to Irakli Kobakhidze: Your participation in the conference on the restoration of Ukraine is a great opportunity to send the following messages: I will put Georgia back on the road to the EU
Irakli Kobakhidze, together with world leaders, participates in the conference on the restoration of Ukraine in Berlin
Irakli Kobakhidze: At the conference on the restoration of Ukraine, we will express our support for the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine and our readiness to make the maximum contribution to the restoration of Ukraine
Irakli Kobakhidze: It is our duty to do everything in order to promote the restoration of Ukraine together with our partners
Irakli Kobakhidze to participate in Ukraine Recovery Conference in Berlin
Irakli Kobakhidze: I strongly condemn the shameful attack on the Prime Minister of Denmark - the use of violence in politics is unacceptable
Students expressing protest at Tbilisi State University, as PM is expected to arrive to give a lecture
Irakli Kobakhidze: The MEGOBARI act initiated in the US Congress is not friendly, but hostile - I would call this law the "DAUDZINEBELI" law
Irakli Kobakhidze on US Congress hearing about Georgia: Modern Orjonikidzes go to Washington instead of Moscow
Irakli Kobakhidze: When it comes to funding NGOs, I wouldn't really call it the US aid – as for the field of defense, if Washington is going to reduce things in this direction, it will equally harm the interests of Georgia and the US
Bokeria on the UN resolution: China has not supported us for years, and this disgraceful government thanks for its restraint
In Khelvachauri, part of the residents of the so-called "Dream City" state that the list of persons and who will receive the housing is unclear
Ambassador of Israel to Georgia - They who start a war and lose are not the victims
Lithuanian Ambassador to Georgia - We wish Georgia to advance, but does Georgia wish to advance? It must prove this; it must be the champion of the champions on its European path - All the doors and windows for the EU integration are being opened - Will they be open forever? I don't know, I'm not sure
Steven Blockmans: If Georgia misses the opportunity to get closer to the EU, it will take a long time to repair the damage caused by the autocratic regime