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Assessment of the Social Protection System in Georgia

Friday, December 25, 2020

The assessment of a social protection system in the Republic of Georgia carried out at the outset of the COVID-19 global pandemic reiterates the importance of national social protection floors to protect people in case of different risk across the lifecycle and covariate shocks.

Women of Georgia in Technology

Tuesday, December 15, 2020

In 2019, with the support of the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in partnership with the Innovative Education Foundation, Geolab, and Universities of Batumi, Kutaisi, and Tbilisi, UN Women launched a free web programming and social media marketing training program and internship for women in western Georgia.

WEPs Communication Guidance Toolkit

Monday, December 14, 2020

Women’s Empowerment Principles Communications Guidance Toolkit is intended to support the companies that signed WEPs in promoting gender equality and gender responsive business conduct.

The Power of Procurement: How to Source from Women-owned Businesses

Sunday, December 6, 2020

This new guide provides corporations and their suppliers with a deeper understanding of the barriers and challenges preventing women-owned businesses from accessing and fully participating in local and global values chains.

Women’s Resource Centers at the forefront of women’s economic empowerment in Azerbaijan

Thursday, July 30, 2020

The brochure follows the individual stories of five women entrepreneurs supported by the UNDP Azerbaijan and UN Women. By supporting women through inclusion, experience and knowledge sharing and creating social support systems, the Women’s Resource Centers (WRCs) in Azerbaijan inspire women to use their potential to the fullest.

Mentoring for Women's Empowerment, Guide for workplace mentoring programmes

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Mentoring is an effective and increasingly popular way for private sector companies to promote women’s training and professional development, to support the implementation of Women’s Empowerment Principle 4 and to drive positive organizational culture change. 

Women's Solidarity Circles in Georgia

Thursday, March 26, 2020

This publication captures stories of 27 women entrepreneurs supported by UN Women throughout 2018 and 2019. Apart from depicting the women’s individual journeys and successes, the stories have a common thread: that of inclusion, support, sharing and creating solidarity circles among the women, all of whom aspire to use their potential to the fullest.

Analysis of the Gender Pay Gap and Gender Inequality in the Labor Market in Armenia

Monday, March 23, 2020

The report addresses the Gender Pay Gap and gender inequality in labor market in Armenia. It includes the decomposition of the Gender Pay Gap based on 2018 Labor Force Survey data, gender disaggregation of the labor indicators in Armenia, comprehensive methodological review and the guidelines of the quantitative analysis and recommendations.

Gender Pay Gap - Issue Brief

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

This is brief outlines the key issues on the gender pay gap and is based on the Analysis of the Gender Pay Gap and Gender Inequality in the Labor Market in Georgia.

Analysis of the Gender Pay Gap and Gender Inequality in the Labor Market in Georgia

Monday, March 16, 2020

The report addresses the Gender Pay Gap and gender inequality in labor market in Georgia. It includes the decomposition of the Gender Pay Gap based on 2017 Labor Force survey, gender disaggregation of the labor indicators in Georgia, comprehensive methodological review and the guidelines of the quantitative analysis and policy recommendations.

Women’s Empowerment Principles in Georgia: Promising Practices 2019

Thursday, November 28, 2019

In 2010, UN Women and the UN Global Compact joined forces to help companies worldwide to promote gender equality in the workforce and society. Consequently, the Women’s Empowerment Principles: Equality Means Business (WEPs) came into being.

Toward equality in business: Putting gender equality at the heart of the business in Georgia

Monday, November 25, 2019

This publication provides information on companies’ opportunities to promote women’s empowerment in the workplace, marketplace and community.

Project Brief: “A Joint Action for Women’s Economic Empowerment in Georgia”

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

This brief provides a short description of the UN Women project “A Joint Action for Women’s Economic Empowerment in Georgia” (JAWE) funded by the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Progress of the world’s women 2019–2020: Families in a changing world; Summary

Thursday, November 14, 2019

Progress of the World’s Women assesses the scale and scope of transformations in family life, and their implications for gender equality and women’s empowerment.

Progress of the World’s Women 2019-2020: Families in the Changing World; What Will it Cost?

Thursday, November 14, 2019

To implement the recommendations outlined in this Report, governments need to design a package of family-friendly social transfers and services, aimed at supporting diverse families and protecting women’s rights.

Gender Assessment of Rural Development and Agriculture Policies in Armenia

Thursday, December 20, 2018

The study, Gender Assessment of Rural Development and Agriculture Policies in Armenia examines how agricultural and rural development policies and programmes implemented by the Government of Armenia target and impact women in rural areas.

Women’s Economic Inactivity and Engagement in the Informal Sector in Armenia

Thursday, December 20, 2018

The study report Women’s Economic Inactivity and Engagement in the Informal Sector in Armenia examines the causes and consequences of women’s economic inactivity and informal employment in Armenia to inform efforts to improve economic opportunities for women.

Women’s Economic Inactivity and Engagement in the Informal Sector in Georgia

Thursday, December 20, 2018

The study report Women’s Economic Inactivity and Engagement in the Informal Sector in Georgia examines the causes and consequences of women’s economic inactivity and informal employment in Georgia to inform efforts to improve economic opportunities for women.

Gender Assessment of Agriculture and Local Development Systems in Georgia

Thursday, December 20, 2018

The Gender Assessment of Agriculture and Local Development Systems in Georgia was undertaken by ACT with technical and financial support of UN Women, the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and the Austrian Development Cooperation (ADC).

Gender Analysis of the Labour Market Regulations in Armenia and Georgia

Thursday, December 20, 2018

A Gender Analysis of the Labour Market Regulations in Armenia and Georgia was prepared by UN Women Consultant Dilbar Turakhanova in the framework of the inception phase of the project “Women’s Economic Empowerment in the South Caucasus”.

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