GEN Georgia celebrated World Bee Day

Activity Description

May 20, 2018 Georgia celebrated  first  time World Bee Day. Event  was organized  by the Farmers Association  of Georgia, Global Entrepreneurship Network Georgia and Enterprise Georgia. In the framework of the event loal bee keepers presented  their  local problems in front  of  goverment officials. Totally 90  bee keeper  attended the event. Also honey market was organized during the event.

High leven goverment officials attended  the event, among them Depity Minister of Agriculture of Georgia and Deputy Director of National Food Agency of Georgia, along with NGO  sector representatives.

December 20,2017 United Nations General Assembly adopted by consensus a resolution declaring 20 May as World Bee Day.