News

30 August 2017

Current Situation in Abastumani

Fire brigades continue working in Borjomi-Kharagauli National Park, Abastumani district.During the whole night the technique was mobilized

22 August 2017

Statement of Price Changes concerning Eco-touristic Products

In 2017, compared to the previous year, the number of Protected Areas’ visitors has increased by 35%. A significant increase of tourists were at Martvili and Okatse Canyons as well as at Prometheus and Sataplia Caves.

16 August 2017

Illegal Cutting at Borjom-Kharagauli National Park

On 14th August 2017 year,  Borjom-Kharagauli Nation Park's administration  received information about illegal cutting of trees, nearby Nedzvi Managed Reserve. Director of Borjom-Kharagauli National Park, Head of Security Department and rangers visited place. After the poachers warned accomplices about rangers forthcoming, they dropped from the trucks illegally collected timber, and tried to hide.

08 August 2017

International Organization Arvato Bertelsmann at Tbilisi National Park

International organization Arvato Bertelsmann held team building event at Tbilisi National Park. Employees of the above organization cleaned up the territory and after that they toom part in various activities. I

03 August 2017

Advisory Council meeting

Advisory Council meeting had held at the Agency of Protected Areas. The meeting had been attended by the employees of the Agency of Protected Areas, representatives of international donor organizations, non-governmental organizations and experts from the field of science.  

01 August 2017

Info Tour

By the organization of the Agency of Protected Areas info-tour had held for tour-operators. They visited Javakheti and Borjom-Kharagauli National Park, where they acquainted tourist products on place. 

01 August 2017

Mr. David Markozashvili visited Tbilisi National Park’s veteran ranger

Chairman of the Agency of Protected Areas Mr. David Markozashvili congratulated  World Ranger  Day  to the veteran ranger of Tbilisi National Park Mr. Robizon Abuashvili and awarded with the diploma for the contribution of the Agency of Protected Areas.

31 July 2017

31th of July – World Ranger Day

Deputy Chairwoman of the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources Protection of Georgia Ekaterine Grigalava together with the Chairman of the Agency of Protected Areas David Markozashvili congratulated Rangers’ Day to all rangers.

14 July 2017

Kobuleti and Kintrishi Protected Areas’ newly opened Visitors’ Center

Deputy Minister Ms. Ekaterine Grigalava together with Chairman of Adjara Government Zurab Pataridze opened Kobuleti and Kintrishi Protected Areas Administration and Visitors’ Center.

06 July 2017

Tourism for local development

In the frame of the project “Tourism for Local Development” Chairman of the Agency of Protected Areas Mr. David Markozashvili together with the Chairman of Georgian National Tourism Administration Mr. George Chogovadze visited Kutaisi.

05 July 2017

International Eco Camp

Chairman of the Agency of Protected Areas Mr. David Markozashvili visited eco-camp At Borjom-Kharagauli National Park.

04 July 2017

Mr. David Markozashvili awarded winner of “Bio Hakatone”

Chairman of the Agency of Protected Areas Mr. David Markozashvili awarded “Bio Hakatone” members with one-day free voucher at Kolkheti National Park.

27 June 2017

Eco camp at Protected Areas

In the frame of eco-educational activities, employees of the Agency of Protected Areas’ (Planning and Developing Division) presented information about protected areas to the participants of eco -camp in Lagodekhi.

22 June 2017

Meeting at the Agency of Protected Areas

Ms. Ekaterine Grigalava Deputy Minister of Environment and Natural Resources Protection of Georgia, together with Chairman of the Agency of Protected Areas Mr. David Markozashvili and Deputy Chairman Mr. Giorgi Chkheidze held a meeting with Mr. Thomas Eisenbach, Head of Energy and Natural Resources Division, KfW Development Bank (Eastern Europe,  Caucasus  and Central Asia),  Mr. Andreas Weitzel,  Senior Project Manager for Energy and  Natural Resources Sector, KfW Development Bank (East Europe,  Caucasus and Central Asia)   and Mr. Levan Tsitskishvili  Senior Project Coordinator at KfW Office Tbilisi.

18 June 2017

Agricultural technic has been consigned to the residents of Pshav-Khevsureti National Park’s nearby territory

Chairman of the Agency of Protected Areas Mr. David Markozashvili visited Shatili, where he consigned roofs to the population of Khevsureti National Park’s nearby territory, in the frame of the project “Protected Areas Support Program Caucasus – Georgia.”