PMC Research is working on an applied research project in order to draw up functional urban regions in the administrative region of Kakheti, to pick out competitive economic sectors for each functional region, and to elaborate a vision for their further development.
The concept of functional regions is relatively new in Georgia. The notion aims to introduce geographical division in Georgia, based on the existing social and economic linkages between different settlements.
In order to achieve its objectives, PMC Research will conduct the following activities:
The research is being conducted in collaboration with Ilia State University with the support of the Center for Training and Consultancy (CTC), as part of the EU project “Advancing Regions for Sustainable Development (ARSD).”