UN Women – United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women

UN Women – United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women


The Training of Trainers included practical exercises on designing social media media marketing strategies
UN Women launches new initiative supporting women’s engagement in ICT sector

UN Women began implementing a new initiative in partnership with the Innovative Education Foundation, GeoLab and universities aimed at providing free training courses in website development and social media marketing for women aged 18-35 in five regions in western Georgia. As a first step in the implementation of this initiative, a Training of Trainers was held at Ilia State University in Tbilisi. More

  • Meri Maglaperidze, director of the State Fund for Protection and Assistance of (Statutory) Victims of Human Trafficking

    Crisis centres - An important service for victims of violence

    UN Women supports the Government of Georgia in setting up comprehensive services for the survivors of violence against women and domestic violence. This assistance is implemented with the support of the Government of Sweden and the European Union, and one of the important initiatives is to open crisis centres throughout the country. More

  • Sopho Japaridze, Assistant to the Prime Minister on Human Rights and Gender Equality Issues presented her opening remarks at the launch of the Project.  Photo: UN Women

    Project launch: Women’s Economic Empowerment in the South Caucasus

    On 10 December, UN Women, the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and the Austrian Development Agency (ADA) launched the regional project “Women’s Economic Empowerment in the South Caucasus". More

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Georgian Rugby Players join "Sportsmen UNiTE against Violence against Women Campaign"

Georgian Rugby players once again unite for the "Sportsmen UNiTE against Violence against Women Campaign” that has been run in their country to support UN Secretary-General’s UNiTE to End Violence against Women Campaign. The campaign is supported by the UN Joint Programme “Enhancing Gender Equality in Georgia” and funded by Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida). The UN Joint Programme in Georgia is implemented by UN Women, UNFPA and UNDP.

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