Women’s Empowerment and Meaningful Participation in Local Gender Politics
2023-05-03 12:44:52

Project Title: Women’s Empowerment and Meaningful Participation in Local Gender Politics

Donor: Danish organization KVINFO and Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Republic of Denmark

Project Duration: 01.01.2022 – 21.12.2024

Project Aims:

  • Empowered women are involved in formation, implementation, and monitoring of local policies; 
  • An interagency commission has been established and is operational; thematic policy documents have been updated;
  • The visibility of female politicians is increased;
  • Awareness of the local population is raised about Negative gender stereotypes, social norms and attitudes that condone violence against women and harmful practices.

We take great pride in announcing that WIC from Georgia has been bestowed with the esteemed CAREC PROGRAM Gender Award—CAREC GENDER CHAMPIONS 2023. Certainly, it is noteworthy that women's organizations from various countries around the world were nominated for this prestigious award

On July 26, 2019, representatives of the Women's Information Center organized a focus group in Kobuleti Municipality that included local leaders and women entrepreneurs who use / do not use the Women's Room Service.The purpose of the focus group was to evaluate the use of women's room services in the municipality for effective planning of further work.

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