Social & Economic Development

RDFG DRR Center Continues Working on Emergency Plans with the Representatives of the Akhmeta and Tsalka Municipalities

June 2020 – Association Rural Development for Future Georgia’s (RDFG) Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) Center continues working on emergency management plans in the USAID Zrda Project target municipalities – for this purpose, within this month, Shota Kublashvili, RDFG Emergency Management and Disaster Risk Reduction expert visited Akhmeta and Tsalka municipalities. The main purpose of the

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40 Young People from the Borjomi and Aspindza Municipalities Have Undergone Electronic VET Trainings During COVID-19

Spring 2020 – the period of a pandemic caused by the spread of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) turned out to be especially fruitful for the school students in the Borjomi and Aspindza municipalities. As Mariam Zazadze, Association Rural Development for Future Georgia’s (RDFG) certified career consultant tells us, Vocational Education Trainings (VET) were conducted in

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17 Young People from the Zugdidi Municipality Participated in Local Remote Trainings of the Youth Entrepreneurship Program

Zugdidi, June 13-15, 2020 – Regional Youth Entrepreneurship Program supported by the USAID Zrda Activity in Georgia has reached its final stage – due to the spread of the COVID-19, the local trainings of the program’s phase III have been carried out remotely. The trainers earlier certified by the Association Rural Development for Future Georgia

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RDFG Chairman Was Elected as a Member of the Central Asia Regional Advisory Group (RAG) and GNDR National Focal Point for Georgia

10 June, 2020 – It is with great honor to inform you that Association Rural Development for Future Georgia’s (RDFG) chairman, Vano Grigolashvili was elected as a member of the Central Asia Regional Advisory Group (RAG) and GNDR National Focal Point for Georgia for the period of 2020-2024. The Global Network of Civil Society Organizations

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The Results of the ENPARD Tetritskaro Third Grant Competition is Now Available

All in all, 19 rural initiatives have been supported In the framework of the EU-funded project “Rural Development for Sustainable Growth for Tetritskaro Municipality”, Tetritskaro local action group (LAG) General Assembly remotely discussed and approved the results of the third grant competition. All in all, 19 rural initiatives have been supported. The third stage funded

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U.S. Assistance Strengthens Georgia’s Response to COVID-19

With the support of the USAID Zrda Activity, its partner organization RDFG DRR Center procured hospital field tents for the Emergency Management Service (EMS) of Georgia. Tbilisi – May 14, 2020 – USAID/Georgia Mission Director Peter Wiebler joined Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs Ioseb Chelidze and Head of Georgia’s Emergency Situations Management Service Temur Mghebrishvili

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Myths and Realities About COVID-19 – Informational Posters in Ethnic Minorities Languages

As a rapid response to the COVID-19 crisis, Association Rural Development for Future Georgia (RDFG) and Tetritskaro Local Action Group (LAG) continue awareness-raising campaign in the Tetritskaro municipality. Informational posters about the Myths and Realities on novel Coronavirus are spread out in Georgian, Azeri, and Armenian languages.

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As a Rapid Response to the COVID-19 Crisis, RDFG and Tetritskaro LAG are Carrying out an Information Campaign in Ethnic Minority Languages

Tetritskaro Municipality, April 30, 2020 – As a rapid response to the COVID-19 crisis, with the support of the Tetritskaro Local Action Group (LAG), the Association Rural Development for Future Georgia (RDFG) moved the ENPARD Tetritskaro project to an electronic model. Despite the current situation, the Tetritskaro LAG General Assembly (89 people) continues activities envisaged

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RDFG is Announcing for the Participation in the Final Phase of the Youth Entrepreneurship Program

Due to the the state of emergency aiming to prevent the spread of Covid-19, program participation dates have changed: Registration deadline: instead of April 22, June 8, 18:00 Local trainings: instead of April 25-26, June 13-14. Boot Camp: instead of May 24-31, July 12-19 Please note that if the current situation in the country does

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VET Training Assisting Rural Youth in Making Professional Choices

Association Rural Development for Future Georgia (RDFG) started conducting vocational educational trainings for the youth living in different regions of Georgia. Specially prepared trainers help young people to make decisions about their educational and professional choice, assist them in managing their careers. Professional Orientation and Career Guidance Project aims at raising awareness about vocational education

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