The overall objective of the program is to reduce economic disparities, whilst maintaining economic growth and as such supporting the transition process. The program works towards the creation of a conducive and risk conscious business environment, which will lead to improvement and diversification of the income base in selected rural districts.
Sustainable economic growth and democratic reforms are in focus of UNDP assistance to economic development of Georgia. We work closely with the Government, private sector and local communities to ensure that the benefits of economic growth reach those who still live in poverty.
UNDP assists Georgia to expand access to green solutions and make environmental issues an integral part of development. We promote sustainable environmental management and focus on the climate change strategies and disaster risk reduction.
USAID projects help facilitate investment to build new hydropower production facilities, improve natural gas transmission infrastructure to increase the availability of gas for households and key economic development zones, and improve electrical power transmission through constructing new power lines, while promoting increased energy efficiency