On July 9, 2019, within the EU Supported Rural Development Grant Competition, Association Rural development for Future Georgia (RDFG) and the Tetritskaro Local Action Group (LAG) held an open-door event in the Tetritskaro Municipality City Hall in order to inform the residents about the Grant Programme, including the procedures of filling and submitting the Project Idea Form. The event was led by Nelly Revazishvili, RDFG Rural Development Project Manager and Nino Tikurishvili, the Executive Director of the Tetritskaro LAG.
In the frames of the EU funded project “Rural Development for Sustainable Growth for Tetritskaro Municipality”, RDFG and the Tetritskaro LAG announce first phase of the Rural Development Grant Programme in the Tetritskaro Municipality. The main goal of the RD Grant Programme is to contribute to the improvement of the quality of life in the Tetritskaro Municipality, in accordance with the priorities and objectives of the Tetritskaro Local Development Strategy (LDS) 2018-2022, elaborated by the Tetritskaro Local Action Group.
There are four priorities in the LD Strategy:
- Environmental protection, management of natural resources and disaster risk reduction;
- Support competitiveness and modernization of the agricultural and non-agricultural initiatives;
- Supporting development of rural tourism;
- Development/rehabilitation of rural infrastructure.
Within the grant competition, priority will be given to applications that serve to improve access to education, introduce innovative approaches in the existing education system and/or promote environment protection in the Municipality.
To provide detailed information about the RD Grant Programme, including the procedures of filling and submitting the Project Idea Form, the open-door events will be held with the following schedule:
|City of Tetritskaro, the Tetritskaro Municipality Assembly Hall||July 9, 2019||11:00 – 13:00|
|Village of Tetritskaro, Center “Kodori 2013”||July 10, 2019||13:00 – 16:00|
|Town of Manglisi, Music School||July 11, 2019||11:00 – 13:00|
|Koda IDP Settlement, Community Education Center||July 12, 2019||13:00 – 16:00|
|Village Jorjiashvili, RDFG office||July 15, 2019||13:00 – 16:00|
The Project is implemented by the Association Rural Development for Future Georgia (RDFG) with the financial support of European Union, under the European Neighborhood Programme for Agriculture and Rural Development in Georgia – ENPARD II. The project partners are Agro-Technology Association, ATA and Lithuanian Local Action Groups Network, VVTG.