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The project is funded by the European Union

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A project implemented by a consortium led by GFA Consulting Group GmbH

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GFA Consulting Group GmbH (Consortium Leader)

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GFA Consulting Group
was established in 1982 in Hamburg, Germany. Having started with agricul-tural advisory services in its beginnings, GFA today is one of the leading technical cooperation consul-tancy groups in Europe and has carried out more than 3,000 studies and projects in over 130 coun-tries and continuously expands its range of services. Leading development agencies, ministries, and public clients have entrusted GFA with helping them to manage projects financed through bilateral and multilateral funds. GFA employs more than 1,000 staff members in Germany and abroad, plus an increasingly large number of local staff.
GFA has successfully consulted hundreds of institutional clients by helping them execute projects financed by the European Union, the German government the World Bank, EBRD, and other bilateral donors. It is especially its long-standing experience in the implementation of EU projects that has made a significant contribution to the enlargement of GFA's project portfolio and to the intensification of the company's expertise.
GFA currently implements three projects in Georgia: The Support Programme for Protected Areas financed by KFW, the Wood Market Study for Georgia financed by GIZ and the Support to Regional Development Implementation II financed by the EU.

GFA Consulting Group GmbH
Eulenkrugstrasse 82, 22359 Hamburg
Internet: www.gfa-group.de
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Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH - International Services

logo GIZThe Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH (formerly GTZ, InWent, DED) is an experienced service provider and supports the German Government in achieving its objec-tives in the field of international cooperation. Owned by the Federal Republic of Germany, the organi-sation functions as a private sector enterprise with a development mandate: to improve people's living conditions on a sustainable basis.
GIZ operates in more than 130 countries worldwide and has over 16,000 staff members across the globe - of whom some 65% are employed locally as national personnel. While most commissions are placed by the German Government, the department 'International Services' was developed within GIZ to work exclusively on internationally funded projects. GIZ International Services has operated, amongst others, on behalf of the European Commission, the United Nations, the World Bank and governments of other countries.
GIZ has been supporting Georgia's transition to a social market economy, democracy and the rule of law since 1992. Throughout the region, GIZ has developed particular expertise with respect to private sector development, support for legal and judicial reform, promotion of municipal and regional development, the sustainable management of biodiversity, integrated erosion control in mountainous areas, and the management of public finance.

ALTUS Investment Ltd.

logo ALTUSALTUS is a consultancy company from Hungary, established in 1992, with a rich tradition in public and private sector consultancy. ALTUS has the proven ability to work in an international environment and to provide dedicated experts to specialist subjects. ALTUS has been selected as a Framework Contractor of the European Commission for the preparation of studies related to the future development of the Cohesion Policy and the European Structural and Investments Funds which includes local expert input in all EU member states.

Altus is focussing on development policy, regional development policy and funding opportunities offered by the European Union, in pre-accession countries, European Neighbourhood Policy countries, and EU member states. The company has a large network of experts with many years of direct experience in the management and evaluation of EU funds, as well as expertise in policy-making, capacity building and public management at senior government-levels.