Economic Projects Coordinator
Melano Sirbiladze joined the GCSD team in October 2020. She was awarded a DAAD scholarship and studied Master in International and Development Economics at HTW Berlin. Before pursuing the master's degree, Melano was awarded UNEP/UNESCO/BMU fellowship and obtained a Post-graduate Diploma in Environmental Management at TU Dresden. She also holds a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration from Tbilisi State University. In terms of practical experience, Melano worked for almost three-years at City Hall of Kutaisi Municipality in the Economic Development Division. She was mainly engaged in developing different policy documents (city development strategy, local economic development plan, etc.) and writing grant projects.