Environmental Information and Education Center (EIEC - Georgia)
About the Center
On May 14, 2013 was established Legal Entity of Public Law - - of the Ministry of Environment Protection and Agriculture of Georgia whose main objectives are:
- Facilitate environmental and agricultural education and raise public awareness
- Support public participation in decision-making
- Ensure access to information
- Establish unified information technology policy of the Ministry
Activities of the Centre are based on: The principles of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) Convention on “Access to Information, Public Participation in Decision-Making and Access to Justice in Environmental Matters” (Aarhus Convention) and The visions and directions of UNECE Strategy for Education for Sustainable Development.
The Center promotes sustainable development through education and access to comprehensive information on environmental components.