News

28 January 2019

A Memorandum was signed at the Agency of Protected Areas

 Memorandum was signed between Ministry of Agriculture and Environmental Protection of Georgia’s LEPL Agency of Protected Areas and Organization ‘Society of Nature Conservation.’

31 December 2018

Eco-educational activities

Ministry of Agriculture and Environmental Protection of Georgia’s LEPL Agency of Protected Areas actively participating in eco-educational activities in 2018 year. In the frame of the activities, lectures and meetings with population was holding actively.

14 December 2018

Grant for the development of protected areas

At the Ministry of Environment Protection and Agriculture of Georgia Grant agreement was signed by the Minister of Environment Protection and Agriculture of Georgia Mr. Levan Davitashvili and representative of UNDP Program, Mrs. Munkhtuya Antargerel.

29 November 2018

Navenakhevi Cave was opened in Terjola Municipality

By the organization of the Ministry of Environment Protection and Agriculture of Georgia’s LEPL Agency of Protected Areas and City Hall of Terjola Municipality, Navenakhevi Cave was opened. 

30 September 2018

Selective Competition of Expert Group (EAGL)

Ministry of Environment Protection and Agriculture of Georgia’s LEPL Agency of Protected Areas is going to  present protected areas  in Green List of IUCN.

11 September 2018

Meeting with the members of Czech Republic’s Environmental Committee

Czech Environmental Protection Committee members were visiting Georgia. The meetings were held at the Ministry of Environment Protection and Agriculture of Georgia together with Parliament of Georgia's  and Tbilisi City Hall's representatives.

07 August 2018

Shepard's Day Tushetoba 2018

Sheprad’s Day Tushetoba was celebrated in Tusheti, Village Omalo. The participants were addressed by the Governor of Kakheti Mr.Irakli Kadagishvili, Mayor of Akhmeta Municipality Mr. Ioseb Karumashvili and Chairman of the Agency of Protected Areas Mr. Valerian Mchedlidze.

06 July 2018

Auction - Sataplia Managed Reserve's infrastructure

Ministry of Environment Protection and Agriculture of Georgia enters for consumption Sataplia Managed Reserve’s infrastructure.

04 July 2018

Agency of Protected Areas became member of EUROPARC federation

Minister of Environmental Protection and Agriculture of Georgia Mr. Levan Davitashvili was visiting hotel Biltmore, where he hosted the event concerning membership of  the Agency of Protected Areas of Georgia  to the EUROPARС Federation. 

14 June 2018

Auction

The Ministry of Environment Protection and Agriculture of Georgia’s LEPL Agency of Protected Areas  vendues Mtirala National Park’ Visitor Centre, hotel and picnic areas.  

31 May 2018

Visitors Center was opened in Kazbegi National Park

‘Visitors Centre will be a special place in Stepantsminda’- emphasized Minister of Environment Protection and Agriculture of Georgia Mr. Levan Davitashvili.

25 May 2018

Protected Areas, Biodiversity and Eco-tourism

On 25th of May, information meeting was held for higher education institution’s students, where a lecture was held on the topic – Protected Areas, Biodiversity and Eco-tourism.

24 May 2018

Biodiversity Day

On Biodiversity Day, eco-educational week was held in the Agency of Protected Areas.

05 March 2018

The number of visitors was increased by 48%

According to the statistics of 2018, the number of visitors at the protected areas were increased by 48%, comparing to the last year, and it included 31 892. Among visitors 59% are Georgians, and 41% are foreigners. In the case of international travelers, the top number of visitors are from Germany, United Arab Emirates, India, Azerbaijan and Russia. 

18 February 2018

Rangers’ insurance will be financed by Caucasus Nature Fund (CNF)

Grant Agreement has been signed between Ministry of Environment Protection and Agriculture of Georgia and Caucasus Nature Fund (CNF), that has been signed by the Minister of Environment Protection and Agriculture of Georgia Mr. Levan Davitashvili and Executive Director of Caucasus Nature Fund (CNF) Mr.George Giacomini.