Rural Economic Development (RED) Programme for the Southern Regions of Georgia is a joint Danish-Swiss funded initiative. The partner on the Danish side is the International Development Corporation DANIDA, which is Denmark’s bilateral programme, while the Swiss partner is the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC). Execution of the RED Programme is the responsibility of SDC, South Caucasus Office in Tbilisi. Implementation of the programme’s three components is carried out by a consortium of Programme Implementation Consultants. The consortium consists of NIRAS as the leading organization; along with CNFA and Mercy Corps.