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Ongoing discussions on achievements and challenges with localization of National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security in Georgia

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

The localization of the 2018-2020 National Action Plan (NAP) for the Implementation of the UN Security Council Resolutions on Women, Peace and Security is actively being implemented in Georgia.

Constructive dialogue continues between the conflict-affected population and government representatives

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

The Office of the State Minister of Georgia for Reconciliation and Civic Equality, in cooperation with the State Security Service and UN Women, and with the support of the U.S. Department of State, held an information meeting in Gori.

Ukrainian Delegation becomes familiar with Georgian experience on Women, Peace and Security issues

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Assisted by UN Women, representatives of the Ukrainian government and NGOs became familiar with the practice and steps taken by the Georgian authorities in the implementation of the UN Security Council resolutions on Women, Peace and Security.

Georgia moves forward with localization of National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

UN Women’s Study on the Implementation of UN Security Council Resolution 1325 (2015) recommended that countries with a National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security (WPS NAP) support and invest in participatory processes, social accountability tools and localization initiatives.

Making steps forwards for women’s inclusion in the Geneva peace talks

Monday, December 17, 2018

With the support of UN Women and the US Department of State, regular meetings continue between the participants of the Geneva International Discussions (GID) and civil society organizations.

Georgia hosts female leaders in Security and Defence

Thursday, December 6, 2018

The Ministry of Defence of Georgia, with the support of UN Women, organized the Workshop on Female Leaders in Security and Defence - National Implementation of United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 hosted at the Defence Building School in Tbilisi.

Open Day on Women, Peace and Security: Discussing the roles of women and youth in sustaining peace

Monday, November 19, 2018

For the fifth consecutive year, UN Women and the UN Resident Coordinator’s Office, in close cooperation with UNHCR, UNDP and the Office of the United Nations Representative to the Geneva International Discussions on the conflict in Georgia (UNRGID), organized an Open Day on Women, Peace and Security (WPS) in the Georgian capital of Tbilisi.

Georgian government commits to increasing women’s representation in peace negotiations

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Women’s meaningful participation in negotiating peace and conflict resolution is one of the most fundamental components of the Women, Peace and Security (WPS) agenda.

UN Women expands partnerships to implement women, peace and security agenda in Georgia

Friday, September 21, 2018

Since the adoption of the landmark United Nations Security Council resolution 1325 (2000), the global women, peace and security (WPS) agenda has gained significant normative strength. Implementation, however, remains a challenge.

Conflict-affected women and men share real-life problems with government representatives

Friday, August 10, 2018

The Office of the State Minister for Reconciliation and Civic Equality together with the State Security Service decided to extend the geographical coverage of information-sharing meetings.

Women’s inclusion in Geneva peace talks still a priority

Friday, July 20, 2018

With the support of UN Women, regular meetings continue between the participants of the Geneva International Discussions (GID) and civil society. These meetings aim at sharing information and mainstreaming women’s priorities and needs in the peace negotiations.

Constructive dialogue continues between IPRM participants and women’s CSOs

Friday, May 25, 2018

Government officials met in the State Chancellery with representatives of women’s CSOs to exchange information on recent developments concerning human rights and the security situation in the villages adjacent to the Administrative Boundary Lines with Abkhazia and the South Ossetia/Tskhinvali region.

Government and civil society representatives from Moldova and Ukraine visit Georgia to discuss women, peace and security agenda

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Government and civil society partners, with the facilitation of UN Women in Georgia, hosted a study tour of their counterparts from Moldova and Ukraine.

Partnership with Sweden’s Folke Bernadotte Academy reinforced to increase women’s involvement in conflict resolution

Saturday, May 5, 2018

With the adoption of the third National Action Plan (NAP) on UN Security Council resolution 1325 (2000) et al. on 17 April 2018, the Government of Georgia reconfirmed its firm commitment to deliver on the Women, Peace and Security agenda.

Government of Georgia approves two 2018-2020 National Action Plans supporting gender equality and women’s empowerment

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

The Government of Georgia approved the NAP on the Implementation of the UN Security Council resolutions on Women, Peace and Security; and the NAP on the Measures to be Implemented for Combating Violence against Women and Domestic Violence.

Progress and challenges of Georgia's Women, Peace and Security agenda discussed at conference

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

A conference was held in Tbilisi highlighting Georgia's commitments under UN Security Council resolutions 1325 et al: “Georgia's National Action Plan for the Implementation of UN SCR on Women, Peace and Security - Progress, Challenges, Way Forward”.

Regional consultations ensure inclusion of conflict-affected women’s perspective in draft National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Series of consultations were held with IDP and conflict-affected women, civil society organizations and local government in western Georgia, Samegrelo and Imereti regions regarding the development of the third phase of the National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security.

Implementing national Women, Peace and Security agenda at the local level

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Localization of the 2018-2020 National Action Plan for Implementation of the UN Security Council Resolutions on Women, Peace and Security (NAP) is one of the priorities highlighted in the draft version under review.

UN Women teams up with Swedish Embassy and Folke Bernadotte Academy to reinforce women’s role in peace process

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Remaining high on Georgia’s Women, Peace and Security agenda is the creation of an enabling environment for women’s increased involvement in national institutions and international mechanisms aimed at preventing and managing conflicts.

Georgia hosts SDG 16+ Forum

Thursday, November 2, 2017

The Government of Georgia hosted the inaugural Annual Showcase of the 16+ Forum in the capital Tbilisi. Over 150 participants from 25 countries shared experiences from the implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 16 and interlinkages with other SDGs.

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