For Greener and Cleaner Georgia

Jun 16, 2013

Khatuna Gogaladze, Minister of Environment and Natural Resources Protection of Georgia, and Inita Paulovica, Deputy Head of UNDP Georgia, at the clean-up action in Armazi. Photo: David Khi9zanishvili/UNDP

GEORGIA. 16 June 2013 โ€“ Thousands of volunteers, a number of ministries, municipalities, universities, schools, business companies and civil society organizations joined hands for a nation-wide clean-up campaign "For Greener and Cleaner Georgia".

This largest ever environmental action in Georgia covered more than 80 sites across the country, including the vicinities of historic and cultural monuments, schools, universities, medical facilities and public buildings; and selected locations in the protected areas and national parks.

The campaign is organized by the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources Protection of Georgia in cooperation with the wide range of supporters and participants:

  • Key governmental agencies, including the ministries and the Parliament of Georgia
  • Local municipalities in all regions of the country;
  • United Nations Development Programme and the UN Office in Georgia
  • GIZ 
  • American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) 
  • Business companies: Wissol Group, Smart, IDS Borjomi, Aversi, Toyota Caucasus, Renault
  • Non-governmental and media organizations: Caucasus Environmental NGO Network (CENN), Palitra Media, ECOVISION, Clean Georgia
Contact information

Sophie Tchitchinadze, UNDP in Georgia, sophie.tchitchinadze@undp.org, 599 196907

Inga Nikagosian, Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources Protection of Georgia, pr@moe.gov.ge, 577 293979

UNDP Around the world

You are at UNDP Georgia 
Go to UNDP Global

A

Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola Argentina Armenia Azerbaijan

B

Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belize Benin Bhutan Bolivia Bosnia and Herzegovina Botswana Brazil Burkina Faso Burundi

C

Cambodia Cameroon Cape Verde Central African Republic Chad Chile China Colombia Comoros Congo (Dem. Republic of) Congo (Republic of) Costa Rica Cรดte d'Ivoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus

D

Democratic People's Republic of Korea Djibouti Dominican Republic

E

Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Ethiopia

G

Gabon Gambia Georgia Ghana Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana

H

Haiti Honduras

I

India Indonesia Iran Iraq (Republic of)

J

Jamaica Jordan

K

Kazakhstan Kenya Kosovo (as per UNSCR 1244) Kuwait Kyrgyzstan

L

Lao PDR Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya

M

Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Mauritania Mauritius & Seychelles Mexico Moldova Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar

N

Namibia Nepal Nicaragua Niger Nigeria

P

Pacific Office Pakistan Panama Papua New Guinea Paraguay Peru Philippines Programme of Assistance to the Palestinian People

R

Russian Federation Rwanda

S

Samoa (Multi-country Office) Sรฃo Tomรฉ and Principe Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Sierra Leone Somalia South Africa South Sudan Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Swaziland Syria

T

Tajikistan Tanzania Thailand The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia Timor-Leste Togo Trinidad and Tobago Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan

U

Uganda Ukraine United Arab Emirates Uruguay Uzbekistan

V

Venezuela Viet Nam

Y

Yemen

Z

Zambia Zimbabwe