News

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.

15 December 2017

Nedzvi Managed Reserve’s Forest Management Plan

The present document - "Nedzvi Managed Reserve’s Forest Management and Development Plan" was implemented in 2017which aims forests management facilitation and economic activities planning. 

10 December 2017

Tourism Infrastructure Opening Ceremony at Tbilisi Nation Park

Ms. Ekaterine Grigalava - Deputy Minister of Environment and Natural Resources Protection of Georgia together with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Estonia to Georgia Kai Kaarelson has officially opened Sabaduri forest tourism infrastructure.

04 December 2017

Machakhela National Park’s Management Plan Discussion

Machakhela National Park’s Management Plan discussion will be held at the Agency of Protected Areas on 14th of December, 15:00 o’clock at the Agency of Protected Areas.

03 Octomber 2017

"Pankisoba 2017"

Public event "Pankisioba -2017" was held  in village Duisi, Pankisi Valley, in order to  celebrate World Diversity Day.

26 September 2017

Bicycle Tour "Sabaduroba" at Sabaduri Forest

Chairman of the Agency of Protected Areas Mr. David Markozashvili took part in bycicle night tour at Sabaduri forest. The tour started from Gldani district Kerchi Street and ended in Sabaduri forest.

06 September 2017

Record number of visitors' at Protected Areas

Visitors’ quantity at protected areas was increased by 32% in 2017 year comparing with last year’ 8 month. The visitors’ number is 726 296.

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