UNESCO Chair in Copyright and Neighbouring Rights (559), established in 2001 at Tbilisi State University, (Georgia).


Copyright and Neighbouring Rights.


  • The purpose of the Chair shall be to promote an integrated system of research, training, information and documentation in the field of copyright and neighbouring rights.
  • It will serve as a means of facilitating collaboration between high-level, internationally recognized researchers and teaching staff of the University and other institutions in Georgia, Eastern Europe, and other regions of the world.

Host Institution

UNESCO Sector/Field Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Culture, Communication and Information.


Prof. David Dzamoukashvili, Tbilisi State University
UNESCO Chairholder, UNESCO Chair in Copyright and Neighbouring Rights
E-Mail address - dzdato(at)
Work Phone - 995(32) 98-85-18
Street - 1, Chavchavadze Avenue
City - Tbilisi
Postal Code - 380028