As the Rustavi City Hall was awarded as the best supporter of vocational education for 2022, Nino Latasabidze, the mayor of Rustavi City Hall, said this was an incentive for the Rustavi City Hall. In the budget of 2024, there is already a program that will help those who wish to get vocational education at the municipal level. This was aimed at enhancing the level of skill education in the Country.
It is to be specifically mentioned that at the “The Best Regional Cooperation of the Year” Award Ceremony, Rustavi city hall has been declared as a winner. The event was held in Rustavi’s Giga Lortkipanidze Municipal Theater.
Rustavi Mayor Nino Latsabidze addressed the participants and talked about programs which have been already implemented or planned by the municipality for the future.
This significant and historic event was attended by Rustavi Majority MP Irakli Shatakishvili, Deputy Minister of Regional Development and Infrastructure Mzia Giorgobiani, Deputy Minister Of Education and Science Nodar Papukashvili, Director of Professional Skills Agency Tamar Kitiashvili, Deputy Permanent Representative of the UN Development Program in Georgia Anna Chernishova, the regions and Representatives of the municipalities were present.
The year’s summary event was held in a panel discussion format. The winner of the competition “The best regional cooperation of 2023” was a project presented by the college “Blex” in cooperation with the municipalities of Kedi and Shuakhevi.
It is worth mentioning that the competition’s main objective is to highlight the best practice of cooperation between vocational and educational institutions and municipalities in different regions of Georgia and to encourage future cooperation.
Notably within the National Professional Education Award competition, the nomination – “The Best Regional Supporter of the Year” was established for the first time in 2022, and Rustavi City Hall was named as the best supporter of professional education.
Mayor Nino Latsabidze, speaking on the occasion, said that this award is a kind of motivation for the Rustavi municipality.