With the support of USAID Georgia HICD Activity, the Georgian National Competition Agency has launched a program for the development of the human resources management system and the establishment of policy management.
In the frame of the project: Examining the organization's mandate, strategy, human resource management and operational constraints; In accordance with existing legislation, get familiar with HRM policies, procedural manuals and supporting documents; Developing job descriptions for existing positions.
Coaching of relevant employees and piloting the implementation of the newly developed HRM system; Establishment of processes for review, initiation and monitoring of policy/legislative changes; Development of policy cycle management guidelines.
The EU-funded TWINNING project - “Strengthening Capacity of the Competition Agency of Georgia“ has started on June 1, 2022. Within the framework of the project, consultations and technical support will be provided by a team of professionals from the competition agencies of Lithuania and Austria.
The project aims to strengthen the competition and consumer protection policy within the framework of the EU-Georgia association agreement, improve the legal status of consumers in Georgia, ensure a high level of protection, and strengthen the culture of behavior based on respect. Also, enforcing the institutional and human resource capacity of GNCA in line with EU best practices.
Within 2 years, workshops, seminars, round tables and trainings for the agency’s staff and various target audiences are planned under the project. Together with the National Competition Agency, Business associations, civil society organizations, academy communities, non-governmental organizations, and media representatives will be actively involved in the implementation process of the project.
Following the established plan, a team of local and international experts jointly will work on processing the by-law document and drafting various guidance materials.