Manana Ratiani is Deputy Director of National Center for Teacher Professional Development and a FP of ESD at the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia. She has an experience of being teacher of geography at International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme. In 2004 she received PhD for analyzing Educational System of Georgia. From the very beginning of reforms in education she started to work at National Curriculum and Development Center and contributed to develop main normative documents, such as National Curriculum and Teachers’ professional standard. She developed ESD competences document as an expert of the Expert Group on ESD Competences of UNECE. She is an invited professor of Ilia State University. Together with a group of education experts she developed Teachers’ Entry into Profession, Professional Development, and Career Advancement Scheme. She authored more than 50 scientific and methodological books and articles.