The City of Batumi is hosting the first national discussion about Sustainable Development Goals, anew global development agenda, on Friday, 25 September 2015, 13:00, Hotel Radisson Batumi.
The discussion is organized by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Georgia in cooperation with the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources Protection of Georgia, Government Administration of Georgia, Government of the Autonomous Republic of Ajara and Batumi City Hall.
The event will also see the launch of a new four-year project that will help Batumi to introduce sustainable urban transport and make another step forward to becoming a Green City.
The meeting of the Working Group was held at the Environmental Protection and Natural Resources Committee regarding the Municipal and Household Waste.
The Committee discussed accumulation, withdrawal and storage of the household wastes on the highways and municipal territories. The invitees were the respective agencies of the Ministries of Environmental Protection, of Infrastructure and Regional Development, as well as patrol police representatives.
MPs asked about the mechanisms to prevent littering on the roads and settled areas, as well as about the legislative changes necessary for problem solution.
After discussions, G. Zhorzholiani stated that the complex measures are to be undertaken for solution. The Committee will at the nearest sitting make the relevant decision.