There are two Women Initiative Groups in Khoni municipality. Online meetings were held with them, where technical side of the survey, deadlines and identification of beneficiaries was held. Group members have similar experiences that will contribute to a successful survey.

An information meeting with the members of the youth group was also held online. They talked about the 16-day international campaign, the activities carried out within the campaign and the practices adopted.

In the beginning of December, members of the group were also trained in the topics of peace and confidence building. Despite the online format, the training was interactive - participants shared their experiences and learned a lot of news.

 

The project is implemented with the support of the USAID

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Members of Kutaisi Women Initiative Group actively participated in the online meeting. Before starting the research, they received consulted and identified the target beneficiaries. Specific performers were distributed and research deadlines were set. The survey includes 150 people.

A youth group meeting was also held online. The members of the group talked about the events initiated within the framework of the 16-day international campaign. They condemn violence and according to them, active information work helps to raise awareness.

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Members of Kutaisi Women Initiative Group actively participated in the online meeting. Before starting the research, they received consulted and identified the target beneficiaries. Specific performers were distributed and research deadlines were set. The survey includes 150 people.

A youth group meeting was also held online. The members of the group talked about the events initiated within the framework of the 16-day international campaign. They condemn violence and according to them, active information work helps to raise awareness.

The project is implemented with the support of the USAID

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Work of initiative groups in Senaki municipality

  • Wednesday, 15 December 2021
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Since December, women initiative groups were involved in the research process. The research aims to analyze the gender barriers in terms of women participation in socio-political and economic activities.

The members of Senaki Women Initiative Group received a technical task at the meeting: who should be the target beneficiaries, the number of respondents, the socio-demographic characteristics of the target groups was identified. Senaki Youth Club participants discussed early marriage and related legal issues. The invited lawyer provided competent information to the participants and answered their questions.

 

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What barriers do the women face during socio-political and economic activities - these issues will be analyzed in research launched by the Fund "Sukhumi", the women initiative group of Tskaltubo was involved.

The participants passed the training, received consultations and are ready to ensure that the questionnaire process goes according to plan.

The youth initiative groups of Tskaltubo discussed the legal mechanisms of early marriage. The meetings was held against a background of high interest and discussion

 

 

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Youth space - the result of advocacy campaign

  • Wednesday, 15 December 2021
  • 101 times

This is the result of the Fund “Sukhumi” advocacy campaign!

A youth space was established in Public School No 12 of Abkhazia (Zugdidi) and is already hosting informal meetings.

On December 15, young activists held a meeting with teenagers on the topic: Violence - Bullying. Participants actively participated in the discussion, discussed and made thematic posters.

Topics for future meetings were identified, activities were planned, including finding resources for material and technical equipment of the youth space.

The project is implemented with the support of Kvinna till Kvinna,

 womens Foundation (Sweden)

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Advocacy to achieve the goal

  • Wednesday, 15 December 2021
  • 98 times

There are 500 IDP and local families in Ingiri community (Zugdidi municipality) - including people with disabilities, women with many children, the elderly. They have to walk and carry hard luggage from the central highway to the settlement, about 500 meters away. So they ask to change the transport traffic.

As part of the advocacy campaign, a petition was prepared, 290 signatures were collected, and a series of meetings were held with the Head of Municipal Transport Service, the Vice Mayor. Audio record prepared with the participation of the beneficiaries was prepared https://soundcloud.com/changetoempower/o4upeicij6rt

According to the authorized persons, the issue will be considered in the next year budget. The advocacy group continues its activities                                                                            

The project is implemented with the support of Kvinna till Kvinna,

 women’s Foundation (Sweden)

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Meetings in frames of advocacy

  • Tuesday, 14 December 2021
  • 91 times

Representatives of the Association "Mercury" met with the Mayor and Vice Mayor of Zugdidi Municipality. They talked about the possibility and model of funding services for victims of domestic violence from local budget funds.

According to the Mayor of Zugdidi, after consultations with the relevant services, the details of the service will be agreed. Several interesting recommendations were discussed and the dialogue will continue.

The meeting was held with the aim to advocate the needs of victims of domestic violence - as part of the Women Peace Coalition Advocacy Campaign.

The project is implemented with the support of Kvinna till Kvinna,

 women’s Foundation (Sweden)

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"Red Riding Hood" messages

  • Tuesday, 07 December 2021
  • 130 times

These posters were made jointly by the children and parents and with their sincere messages they condemned any manifestation of violence.

This is how the children, parents and teachers of Ingiri (Zugdidi Municipality) kindergarten "Tsitelkuda" ("Red Riding Hood") joined the international campaign "16 Active Days Against Violence Towards the Women".

 

The project is implemented with the support of Kvinna till Kvinna,

 womens Foundation (Sweden)

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