Government of Georgia Presents Key Areas of Rural Development in 2017-2020
Mar 16, 2017
The event was opened by the Prime Minister of Georgia, Giorgi Kvirikashvili, who highlighted the importance of a new approach to rural development grounded on the best European practices in this field.
Gender Equality Council Introduces Its Annual Action Plan for 2017
Mar 16, 2017
MPs, civil society and international organizations discuss the Gender Equality Action Plan for 2017.
Barbare Jorjadze’s Room Opens in National Library of the Parliament of Georgia
Mar 8, 2017
On March 8, 2017, International Women’s Day, the National Library of the Parliament of Georgia opened its first reading room named after a woman.
European Union Supports Azerbaijan and Georgia to Raise Standard of Veterinary and Phytosanitary Control at the Border
Mar 1, 2017
New border check facilities will be constructed at the Red Bridge crossing points in Azerbaijan and Georgia to help the countries maintain open and secure borders.
Georgia to Develop National Strategy of Sustainable Urban Transport
Feb 28, 2017
The first national discussion about sustainable urban transport organized jointly by Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources Protection of Georgia, UNDP and GEF.
Protecting Georgia from Floods
Feb 21, 2017
UNDP and the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources Protection of Georgia summarized a five-year long initiative that aimed to protect 200 thousand residents of the Rioni river basin from floods and flash floods.
The Parliament of Georgia and UNDP Encourage Greater Participation of Women in Politics
Feb 21, 2017
The Speaker of the Parliament of Georgia hosts a reception to welcome newly elected women MPs and reiterate Parliament’s commitment to promoting equal opportunities for men and women.
EU Promotes Best Rural Development Practices in Georgia
Feb 20, 2017
The study tours to Lagodekhi, Kazbegi and Borjomi show the ways of citizen engagement in rural development.
UK Government, UNDP Support Public Administration Reform in Georgia
Feb 16, 2017
The public administration reform is one of the priorities of a four-point reform programme developed by the Government of Georgia in 2016. The UK-funded Public Administration Reform (PAR) initiative will be assisting the key areas of reform till the end of 2020.
Georgia Harnesses Swiss Experience in Promoting University Education for Vocational Teachers in Agriculture
Feb 9, 2017
Representatives of Georgian universities are visiting Switzerland to learn about educational and qualification programmes for teachers of Vocational Education and Training (VET).