Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ)


GIZ represented by Private Sector Development and Technical Vocational Education and Training South Caucasus (PSD TVET) has became a WTA Nominees’ Sponsor giving the opportunity for 11 wine projects, initiatives and businesses from Armenia to get nominated free of charge. The nominations are awarded in cooperation with Vine and Wine Foundation of Armenia.

PSD TVET Programme is implemented by GIZ on behalf of the German Government. The goal of the programme is to improve the conditions for sustainable economic development and support inclusive growth particularly in rural regions.

In Armenia, the programme in cooperation with its partner ministries supports tourism, wine, IT/ engineering, and transport/logistics sectors as well as the introduction of a dual TVET system in Armenian VET institutions focusing on regional development.

 The programme has been supporting the winemaking and wine tourism sector for over 10 years in Armenia, particularly focusing on introduction of tourism business models and services in the sector, enhancing the quality of Armenian wines and visibility inside and outside of Armenia and contributing to Armenia’s image as an emerging winemaking and wine travel destination.

Take your finger on the pulse of the WTA voting process! From March 1st, you can support nominees from Armenia with your vote.