Local population and investors will be able to use the slate stone for constructions. The First Deputy Minister of Environment and Natural Resources Protection of Georgia, Mr Teimuraz Murgulia introduced the draft law on amendments in Law of Georgia "On the creation and management of Tusheti, Batsara-Babaneuri, Lagodekhi and Vashlovani protected areas" to the Parliamentary Committee for the first reading.
Mr. Elguja Khokrishvili, Minister of Environment and Natural Resources Protection of Georgia conducted an introductory meeting with the staff members and managers of the structural units after the approval of the new Cabinet of Ministers by the parliament.
First working meeting was held by the Minister of Environment and Natural Resources Protection of Georgia was attended heads of institutions and structural units of the Ministry. At the meeting were discussed environmental issues of the renewal government program "Strong, Democratic, United Georgia" where planned priority directions and activities in the following years were deliberated.
In the frame of the project "Javakheti National Park creation in Georgia" rehabilitation works of water system started in the seven following villages of Javakheti: Sulda, Bozali, Dadeshi, Kartsakhi, Empremovka, Zhdanovi and Little Khanchali.
Ministry of Environment protection of Georgia announces competition to select project, which will be submitted for the Landscape Award of the Council of Europe
Call for participation in Environmental Education Week (EEW) This year marks 35th anniversary of "Tbilisi Declaration" that was adopted in 1977 at the world's first Intergovernmental Conference on Environmental Education (ICEE) in Tbilisi, Georgia, and where importance of environmental education for sustainable development was acknowledged internationally.
The Ministry of Environment announces a tender for providing publishing service to the UNEP/Georgian Government project on "Technology Needs Assessment."
Curriculum Resource Center of the Central European University announces one-week course revision sessions for the spring 2012 semester. These sessions intend to explore the cutting edge developments in a particular discipline.