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Head of Office

Mrs. Lela Bakradze,

Mrs. Bakradze has been appointed UNFPA Head of Office in Georgia in January 2020. She has worked for UNFPA/Georgia for more than 15 years leading its programming in the areas of sexual and reproductive health, gender equality, and population dynamics, since 2014 in a capacity of an Assistant Representative. Before joining UNFPA she worked for UNIFEM, GRCS/IFRC, and other international NGOs. In the beginning of her career, Mrs. Bakradze worked as a Medical Doctor in leading clinics of St. Petersburg, the Russian Federation, and Tbilisi, Georgia. She holds a degree of a Medical Doctor from Tbilisi State Medical University and MBA from the Caucasus School of Business (in partnership with Georgia State University, USA).

The Country Director for Georgia is Mr. Hassan Mohtashami, UNFPA representative in Turkey.