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Georgia integrates gender perspective into the security sector

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Two significant events dedicated to integrating the principles of gender equality, women, peace and safety into the security sector of Georgia were held in Tbilisi and Gori.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Open Day on Women, Peace and Security stimulates meaningful discussions between beneficiaries and UN System representatives

Thursday, October 26, 2017

For the fourth consecutive year, UN Women in cooperation with the UN Resident Coordinator’s Office, UNDP and DPA have organized an Open Day on Women, Peace and Security (WPS) in the Georgian capital, Tbilisi.

Drafting process of the third National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security of Georgia launched

Friday, October 20, 2017

A two-day workshop supported by UN Women kicked off the drafting process on Georgia’s third National Action Plan (NAP) on the Implementation of the UN Security Council Resolutions on Women, Peace and Security for the period from 2018 to 2020.

Special Tasks Department to practice gender-responsive oversight across Administrative Boundary Lines

Friday, September 29, 2017

UN Women Georgia partnered with the Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA) to enhance the capacities of the Ministry’s Special Tasks Department around gender-responsive patrolling across the Administrative Boundary Lines (ABLs).

Consulting civil society on Women, Peace and Security Action Plan

Monday, June 26, 2017

The Assistant to the Prime Minister on Human Rights and Gender Equality Issues, Ms. Sophio Japaridze met with women’s NGOs to discuss implementation of the 2016-2017 National Action Plan on the UN Security Council resolutions on Women, Peace and Security.

Women-peace activists talk to UN representatives during the Open Day on women, peace and security

Monday, November 21, 2016

United Nations Resident Coordinator, UN Women and UNDP hosted an Open Day on Women, Peace and Security in Tbilisi. The event brought together women’s civil society organizations and senior UN officials to discuss the implementation of the Women, Peace and Security agenda in Georgia.

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