Czechia is supporting beekeepers in Georgia

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Friday, 23 April 2021 12:36

Czechia is supporting beekeepers in Georgia. On April 22, 2021, at the opening ceremony of Multifunctional Regional Beekeeping Center in Tbilisi, Mr. Jan Slíva, Director of the Czech Development Agency, Mr. Andria Basilaia, Deputy Mayor of Tbilisi and Mr. Tengiz Svanidze, Head of Association Agora signed a Memorandum of Understanding to reaffirm their continuous support to Center's future operations.

The construction and equipment of the Center was funded by the Czech Development Agency, in cooperation with Tbilisi City Hall and Association Agora.

A total of 405 565 EUR was invested into the center's establishment.

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