Who are the decision-makers?
The UNDP Resident Representative acts on behalf of the UNDP Administrator and is the head of the Country Office being ultimately responsible for the quality and sustainability of UNDP interventions, including UNDP policies and procedures.
UNDP Resident Representative in Georgia
Nick Beresford is a development professional with over 20 years of experience with the United Nations.
in September 2021, he was appointed as UNDP Resident Representative in Georgia. Before, he served in Cambodia, Bangladesh, Somalia and East Timor, as well as in the UN headquarters in New York (USA).
Nick Beresford holds a Master of Science in Development Economics from Sussex University (UK). He also holds degrees in audit and accountancy and English literature.
UNDP Deputy Resident Representative in Georgia
Anna Chernyshova is a highly qualified UNDP manager with over 16 years of programme and operations experience.
Before joining the UNDP team in Georgia, she served as Country Manager a.i. for the UN Joint Presence Office in the Solomon Islands.
Previously, she managed large and culturally diverse teams in UNDP offices in her home country, Belarus in 2002-2011, as well as in Kyrgyzstan in 2011-2014, in UNDP’s Bangkok Regional Hub in 2014-2017, and finally in the UNDP Pacific Office in Fiji in 2017-2019.
Throughout her career with UNDP, Anna Chernyshova has managed programmes on combatting human and drug trafficking, border management, mitigating the consequences of the Chernobyl disaster and fighting HIV, TB and malaria with support from the Global Fund.
In 2010, she also served as a Programme Specialist in the UNDP Regional Bureau for Europe and CIS in New York. She has participated in programme evaluation and support missions to Latvia, Kazakhstan, Jamaica and Timor-Leste.
Before joining UNDP, Anna Chernyshova was Programme Manager at the OSCE Advisory and Monitoring Group in Belarus. She managed an EU-funded Programme on Human Rights, Democratization and Elections.
Anna Chernyshova has a law degree from the Belarus Academy of Management and an MBA degree from the European University Viadrina in Germany.
UNDP Georgia Team
|Nick Beresford||Resident Representativeemail@example.com|
|Anna Chernyshova||Deputy Resident Representativefirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Keti Ukleba||Operations Manageremail@example.com|
|Gigi Bregadze||Democratic Governance Team Leaderfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|George Nanobashvili||Economic Development Team Leaderemail@example.com|
|Nino Antadze||Environment & Energy Team Leaderfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Giorgi Vardishvili||Crisis Prevention & Recovery Team Leaderemail@example.com|
|Oleh Protsyk||Regional Peace & Development Advisorfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Tamara Katsitadze||Peace & Development Programme Officeremail@example.com|
|Khatuna Chanukvadze||Monitoring & Evaluation Officerfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Khatuna Sandroshvili||Innovations Specialistemail@example.com|
|Nunuka Chanturia||Executive Assistantfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Irine Barnabishvili||Programme Associateemail@example.com|
|Tinatin Suladze||Programme Associatefirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Nino Dzneladze||Programme Associateemail@example.com|
|Davit Samunashvili||Programme Associatefirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Sophie Tchitchinadze||Communications Analystemail@example.com|
|Teiko Kandelaki||Communications Specialistfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Magda Nowakowska||Communications Specialistemail@example.com|
|Ira Sulava||Communications Specialistfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Sesili Verdzadze||Head of Solutions Mappingemail@example.com|
|Elena Darjania||Head of Experimentationfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Zurab Nabakhteveli||Head of Explorationemail@example.com|
|David Ioseliani||ICT Analystfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|George Shatirishvili||IT Associateemail@example.com|
|Nino Chichinadze||Human Resource Team Leaderfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Gvantsa Bitskinashvili||Administrative & Finance Assistanceemail@example.com|
Operations & Finance
|Nana Jamburia||Procurement/Logistics Team Leaderfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Natia Lipartiani||Procurement/Logistics Associateemail@example.com|
|Levan Gvaladze||Finance Analystfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Chabua Chabukiani||Finance Associateemail@example.com|
|Mamuka Giorgadze||Treasury Associatefirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Nana Bochorishvili||Logistics / Registry Assistantemail@example.com|
|Revaz Getsadze||UN House Technicianfirstname.lastname@example.org|