ADVANCE QUESTIONS TO GEORGIA – ADD.2 CZECH REPUBLIC How does the Government ensure effective and independent investigation and prosecution in alleged cases of human rights violations by law-enforcement officials? Does the Government strengthen or plan to strengthen independence of the judiciary and transparency of judicial proceedings? How does the Government ensure effective protection of persons in detention or prison facilities against torture and other ill-treatment? What concrete measures does the new Action Plan against Torture envisage to make fighting and prosecuting torture more effective and transparent? How is ensured freedom of expression, in particular plurality and independence of the media and protection of media outlets critical to the government from harassment and attacks? How does the Government evaluate and strengthen implementation of the antidiscrimination legislation? What measures are being implemented to ensure comprehensive protection against discrimination, including based on sexual orientation and gender identity? What is the role of Ombudsman in this regard? SPAIN When do the Georgian authorities expect to finish the registration process which started in 2008 in order to guarantee all the internally displaced persons in Georgia legal and economic support? What specific measures does the Georgian government intend to adopt in order to enhance the independence of the judiciary and to reform the Prosecutor’s Office? How does the Georgian government plan to increase women’s leadership and political participation? Will a quota system be enough to do so?