Annual Report 2017 – “HARNESSING POTATO AND SWEETPOTATO’S POWER FOR FOOD SECURITY, NUTRITION AND CLIMATE RESILIENCE”
The Chief Specialist of the Information and Consulting center Kahkaber Juanukashvili and the Chief Specialist of Scientific-Research Cenre of Agriculture Dali Tsiklauri, successfully completed and got Certificates for completion of the dual-season (2018-2019) research on positive selection of self-produced seed potato quality improvement.
Director of Resource Mobilization, at the International Potato Center (CIP) – Pietro Turilli, Resource Mobilization Specialist – Elisabeth Ullman, and International Potato Center Regional in Leader Central Asia and the Caucasus – Rusudan Mdivani met with Deputy Minister of Agriculture of Georgia – Iuri Nozadze. The discussion held about existing collaboration between International Potato
The Enhancing Rural Livelihoods in Georgia project was officially launched during a ceremony for the opening of the International Potato Center (CIP) Regional Office for Central Asia and the Caucasus, which took place in Tbilisi on October 11, 2017. During that event, CIP scientists gave presentations on the project’s goals and activities to an audience
Enhancing Rural Livelihoods in Georgia: Introducing Integrated Seed Health Approaches to Local Potato Seed Systems
The International Potato Center (CIP), together with its partners in Georgia, organized a workshop from 11-14 Oct, 2017 in Tbilisi to initiate and plan the new project, ‘Enhancing Rural Livelihoods in Georgia: Introducing Integrated Seed Health Approaches to Local Potato Seed Systems’, funded by the Austrian development agency and led by CIP.