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Georgia

Highlights
Highlights
Children in Ozurgeti, Guria, participating in the discussion after the presentation of the collection of fairy tales
Children in Georgia’s regions introduced to fairy tale collection “Once There was a Girl”

Within the framework of the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence campaign, UN Women presented the collection of fairy tales “Once There was a Girl” to children living in the Georgian regions. The children met with some of the fairy tale authors, among whom were Ninia Sadgobelashvili and Paata Shamugia. More

  • Partnering with GEOSTAT to improve gender statistics in Georgia

    Partnering with GEOSTAT to improve gender statistics in Georgia

    The National Statistics Office of Georgia (GEOSTAT) took its work on gender statistics to another level by launching an electronic Gender Data Portal at the end of 2018. The Portal, along with the latest statistical publication “Women and Men in Georgia”, has been developed with UN Women technical support, and reflects the observations and recommendations of gender data users collected by GEOSTAT through a series of consultation meetings. 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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