UN Women is the UN organization dedicated to gender equality and the empowerment of women. A global champion for women and girls, UN Women was established to accelerate progress on meeting their needs worldwide.
About UN Women
Ms. Sima Sami Bahous became UN Women’s third Executive Director on 30 September 2021. A champion for women and girls, gender equality, and youth empowerment, as well as a keen advocate for quality education, poverty alleviation, and inclusive governance, Ms. Bahous brings to the position more than 35 years of leadership experience at the grassroots, national, regional, and international levels.
About UN Women in Georgia
UN Women entered Georgia in 2001. The first regional project of the organization implemented under UNIFEM was Women for Conflict Prevention and Peace-building in the Southern Caucasus. During six years of implementation of the project gender was a strong, sometimes the only means of encouraging grassroots diplomacy and informal dialogue among conflicting sides. The project aimed to eradicate pre-conflict gender inequality and gaps as well as raise awareness among women and ensure their...
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