Tbilisi, Georgia, Oct. 1
By Nana Kirtzkhalia - Trend:
Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili met with the head of the UN Development Program Helen Clark.
The sides discussed a wide range of issues, including the country's economic development, the situation in the occupied territories and humanitarian assistance to the population, the Georgian president's administration told Trend Oct. 1. It was stressed that people on both sides of the dividing line must have an opportunity to communicate with each other.
Particular attention was paid to the role of the UN in conflict settlement.
They also went over the inclusive economic development and the importance of fair distribution of income.
"An association agreement and a free trade agreement with EU create new opportunities for Georgia to attract foreign investments, to create jobs, to stimulate small and medium business and to intensify agricultural production," Clark said.
Clark is in Georgia as part of a tour to the South Caucasus countries.