Georgia - Organizations
Georgia's Chamber of Commerce and Industry promotes trade and commerce with its fellow members of the CIS. Union organizations in Georgia include the Confederation of Independent Trade Unions, an umbrella organization. Important political organizations include the all-Georgian Mecrab Kostava Society and the Paramilitary group Mkhredrioni.
The Georgian Academy of Sciences, promoting research and education in all branches of science, was established in 1941. Youth organizations include the National Youth Council of Georgia (throughout the Department of Youth and Sport), the United Nations of Youth: Georgia, and scouting programs.