June 10, 2016

Meeting with Estonian Colleague

Within the framework of Eighth Environment for Europe Ministerial Conference UNECE, Minister of Environment and Natural Resources Protection of Georgia Gigla Agulashvili held a meeting with the Minister of Environment of the Republic of Estonia Marko Pomerants. Gigla Agulashvili highlighted implemented reforms in the field of environmental defense, and noted ongoing programs.
At the meeting, parties discussed reforms pursued by Estonian side, during EU membership process and their experience with it. Cooperation with the following directions is very important: legal framework harmonization, environmental education, forest sustainable development, experience sharing to Georgian specialists, according to European Union directives, air quality monitoring basin modern standards.
Minister of Environment of the Republic of Estonia evaluated in a positive way bilateral cooperation with Georgia and invited Georgian colleague to Estonia in the frame of business visits.