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UN Women presents “Conflict, Gender and Peace” textbook

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

The textbook “Conflict, Gender and Peace”, prepared in Georgian language with the support of UN Women, is intended specifically for students of higher education.

In support of women entrepreneurs’ tech start-ups

Monday, February 22, 2021

The initiative, which aims to help Georgian women’s start-ups develop and succeed in global markets, launched in 2020. A total of 12 finalists were selected to participate, seven of whom won scholarships and are taking part in a six-month online training course as of February 2021.

Electronic course launched to raise awareness on gender equality

Friday, May 8, 2020

It is impossible to achieve gender equality and to respect women’s rights without raising public awareness. To that end, an electronic course developed through the joint initiative of the Public Defender of Georgia and UN Women represents an important step taken towards this direction.

How technology skills change women’s lives

Tuesday, April 21, 2020

In Georgia, there is a clear gender division among professions. Information technology is one of the most male-dominated and, at the same time, highly paid fields. UN Women developed the pilot initiative to address this inequality in collaboration with public and private organizations.

I am Generation Equality: Mariam Lomtadze, computer coder against child marriage

Friday, January 10, 2020

Inspired by programming for the past eight years, 17-year-old Mariam Lomtadze is the founder of Looper and tech start-ups Hero and FarmApp. Currently working on developing Android mobile apps while taking a gap year after graduating high school, Mariam participated in a hackathon to find innovative ways to visualise gender data at the UN Women-supported regional conference Gender Statistics.

UN Women launches new initiative supporting women’s engagement in ICT sector

Monday, February 18, 2019

Women’s engagement in information and communications technology (ICT) is important for their own success, as well as for the progress of companies specialized in this field and for the entire industry as a whole.

UN Women supports raising students’ awareness on domestic violence

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

UN Women and the European Union support a number of initiatives that aim to raise awareness among the youth on gender equality and domestic violence issues.

From where I stand: “Education is the right and prosperous choice”

Friday, September 8, 2017

My mother was unable to continue her undergraduate studies after the second year; this is why she was always concerned about my education.

UN Women partners with Millennium Challenge Account-Georgia to mainstream gender in professional training of school principals

Sunday, December 4, 2016

Thirty-four trainers of the Teachers’ Professional Development Center (TPDC) underwent intensive trainings on gender equality issues during two sessions organized jointly by UN Women and Millennium Challenge Account - Georgia (MCA-Georgia).

MOU Signed to Promote Womens Access to Jobs and Education

Friday, November 20, 2015

UN Women and the Millennium Challenge Account in Georgia have signed an MOU, agreeing to promote the implementation of the Women’s Empowerment Principles. The main objective of the MOU is the strengthening of women’s access to education, training and employment within male-dominated fields.

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