Economic Forum of Guria (10-11 October, 2010)
The Forum considers a conference for October 10th on the topic “Economic analyse and development opportunities of Guria Region”. For the next day, the selling exhibition of the Gurian agricultural products is planned. There are invited business delegations from the Ukraine, Republic of Moldova, Poland and Czech Republic. Further the Embassies of Czech Republic, the USA and EU states that are accredited in Georgia, central and local government representatives and al local business partners.
By support of the Czech Development Agency the important projects have been implemented for small farms development in the region. Aim of the projects was to ensure accessibility of EU markets for products of cooperatives members and secure sustainability and self-financing of the association of small agriculture cooperatives. Project included training of staff on modern silvicultural methods, supply of packaging engine, refrigerator storage, sorting engine, distribution of kiwi and khurma seeds and elaboration of strategic plan of association.