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Joint workshop on drafting the three-year National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security with state agencies, target municipalities and civil society

Monday, September 6, 2021

The active participation of IDP and conflict-affected women, civil society organizations and local governments in the drafting process of the National Action Plan for Implementation of the UN Security Council Resolutions on Women, Peace and Security (NAP) plays an important role in its effective implementation.

Municipalities at the centre of development of the National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security

Friday, July 30, 2021

The development of the fourth National Action Plan for the Implementation of UN Security Council Resolutions on Women, Peace and Security, with a duration of three years, is ongoing with the support of UN Women.

UN Women and Ministry of Defence continue their cooperation

Thursday, July 29, 2021

UN Women and the Ministry of Defence of Georgia (MoD) are continuing their cooperation towards the integration of a gender perspective in the MoD.

IDP and conflict-affected women and youth participate in drafting the new National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security

Wednesday, July 28, 2021

The participation of IDP and conflict-affected women and youth in the drafting process of the fourth National Action Plan for the Implementation of the UN Security Council Resolutions on Women, Peace and Security significantly contributes to its effective implementation.

Civil society engaging in the drafting process of the new National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security

Monday, July 19, 2021

With the support of UN Women, a consultation meeting was held with women’s civil society organizations (CSOs) on the development of the fourth National Action Plan for the Implementation of the UN Security Council Resolutions on Women, Peace and Security (NAP).

Ministry of Defence of Georgia strengthens gender mainstreaming

Friday, July 9, 2021

UN Women continues its partnership with the Ministry of Defence of Georgia to integrate a gender perspective and support relevant knowledge-sharing.

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

Friday, July 9, 2021

With the support of UN Women, the Government of Georgia launched the drafting process on Georgia’s fourth National Action Plan (NAP) on the Implementation of the UN Security Council Resolutions on Women, Peace and Security for the period from 2021 to 2024.

UN Women continues sharing knowledge on gender mainstreaming in the security sector with partners

Friday, June 4, 2021

UN Women continues to work with security sector institutions to mainstream gender and share knowledge on gender equality principles.

Another meeting held between the Georgian Participants of the IPRM and women’s civil society organizations

Monday, May 24, 2021

UN Women continues to hold regular meetings with the Georgian participants of the Incident Prevention and Response Mechanism (IPRM) and representatives of women’s civil society organizations, and IDPs and conflict-affected women.

UN Resident Coordinator becomes familiar with UN Women initiatives in Samegrelo

Friday, May 21, 2021

UN Resident Coordinator Sabine Machl, who visited Zugdidi Municipality from 19 to 21 May 2021, became familiar with the initiatives implemented by UN Women together with local partners in Samegrelo.

Regular dialogue with civil society on Geneva International Discussions continues

Monday, April 26, 2021

UN Women continues to hold regular information-sharing meetings on the Geneva International Discussions (GID). The meetings are aimed at promoting the meaningful participation of women in the peace processes and addressing their needs and priorities.

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.

UN system representatives discuss the Immediate Housing Needs of the IDPs in Georgia amid COVID-19 Pandemic with the Government of Georgia

Thursday, February 18, 2021

Each year UN Women, in cooperation with the UN Resident Coordinator’s Office and UN system representatives, organizes the Open Day on Women, Peace and Security (WPS) in Georgia.

In the words of Zoia Kurtanidze: “Serving this country makes me proud, and I would like to be proud of being a guardian of gender equality as well”

Friday, January 29, 2021

Major Zoia Kurtanidze, 34, has been serving in the Georgian Defence Forces since 2007. Currently, she is a career manager at the Military Personnel Management Centre of the Ministry of Defence of Georgia and a gender advisor to the Gender Equality Monitoring Group.

Looking Beyond 2020: Advancing Women, Peace and Security in Eastern Partnership Countries

Monday, December 21, 2020

Forty-one women’s organizations, peacebuilders and activists from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine recently came together in Istanbul for a series of consultations aimed at sharing views and highlighting solutions towards the Women, Peace and Security (WPS) agenda in Eastern partnership countries. The ‘Looking Beyond 2020: Advancing Women, Peace and Security’ consultations were organized by the UN Women Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia and the UN Women Georgia Country Office.

Open Day on Women, Peace and Security: Discussing the needs of women and youth in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic

Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Open Day was held virtually this year, with the representatives of about 60 civil and community-based organizations working on women’s issues, IDP, conflict-affected women and youth taking part in the event.

Information sharing meetings on Incident Prevention and Response Mechanism continue in online format

Friday, October 30, 2020

With the support of UN Women, the Office of the State Minister of Georgia for Reconciliation and Civic Equality in cooperation with the State Security Service of Georgia conducted another information sharing meeting on the Incident Prevention and Response Mechanism with the representatives of women’s CSOs, internally displaced and conflict affected women.

In the words of Nino Berikashvili: “It is central that women participate in peace processes”

Thursday, October 22, 2020

Nino Berikashvili, the head of the Conflict Resolution Policy Division, Political Department at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Georgia, is a member of the Georgian delegation to the Geneva International Discussions (GID) and is engaged in the humanitarian working group.

Conflict-affected women unite around the issues related to COVID-19 pandemic

Friday, October 2, 2020

COVID-19 brings common challenges for conflict-affected women living on both sides of the Administrative Boundary Lines (ABLs). That is why, uniting women around the issues caused by the pandemic, encouraging dialogue among them, supporting experience sharing, and providing effective recommendations has utmost importance.

Conflict-affected women acquire computer skills and learn how to deal with cyberthreats

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

IDPWA “Consent”, with the support of UN Women, conducted a series of trainings in IT skills, cybersecurity, privacy, fake news, cyberviolence and harassment.

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