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The report on measures implemented by Government of Georgia against COVID-19 says nothing about consultations with gender experts, women entrepreneurs

The report on measures implemented by Government of Georgia against COVID-19 says nothing about consultations with gender experts, women entrepreneurs, etc. throughout the drafting of the aforementioned anti-crisis policy document, which in turn is problematic and raises legitimate questions about the gender sensitivity of the action plan itself.

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EU announces new projects supporting vulnerable groups in the Covid-19 crisis

Three new projects implemented by civil society partners will work across the country with victims of domestic violence, IDPs, and persons with disabilities

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 2020 Parliamentary Elections and Women’s Political Participation
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The study on Views and Attitudes of IDP Women on Conflict Transformation, Reconciliation and Peacebuilding

The study on Views and Attitudes of IDP Women on Conflict Transformation, Reconciliation and Peacebuilding is the first of its kind in the field and uses quantitative and qualitative methods to examine the perspectives of IDP women, including young

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A regional conference of the network of women peacebuilders and mediators of Western Europe, South Caucasus and Central Asia is taking place in Vienna

The conference aims to provide a platform where women can directly advocate for the effective implementation of WPS initiatives in their respective regions

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We call on the Parliament of Georgia to take immediate action regarding the fact of insulting female MPs

Women's Information Center, along with our colleagues and friends, responds to the incident that occurred in the Parliament of Georgia on October 31, when members of the parliamentary majority verbally insulted female deputies

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ECR Group nominates pro-European people of Georgia and Nino Lomjaria, former Public Defender of Georgia, for 2023 Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought

The ECR Group has nominated the pro-European people of Georgia and Nino Lomjaria, former Public Defender of Georgia, for the 2023 Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought

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Annual Global Human Rights Defender Award Recipients Announced

This year’s awardees are Nino Lomjaria and Team – Georgia

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The study on Views and Attitudes of IDP Women on Conflict Transformation, Reconciliation and Peacebuilding

The study on Views and Attitudes of IDP Women on Conflict Transformation, Reconciliation and Peacebuilding is the first of its kind in the field and uses quantitative and qualitative methods to examine the perspectives of IDP women, including young

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A regional conference of the network of women peacebuilders and mediators of Western Europe, South Caucasus and Central Asia is taking place in Vienna

The conference aims to provide a platform where women can directly advocate for the effective implementation of WPS initiatives in their respective regions

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Empowering young women to be leaders and agents of peace

On the occasion of International Women’s Day, on March 7-8, 2023, a working meeting on the topic: "Strengthening young women to make them leaders and ambassadors of peace" was held in Vienna, the capital of Austria, organized by OSCE

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Taliban order Afghanistan's hair and beauty salons to shut

The Taliban have ordered hair and beauty salons in Afghanistan to shut in the latest restriction faced by women

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Iran to disband 'morality police,' says attorney general

It is still unclear whether the squad could be set up again under a new mandate. The death of a young woman arrested by the "morality police" for improperly wearing a hijab sparked months of protests in Iran

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  Police solved the case of premeditated murder, committed under aggravating circumstances against spouse which took place in Samtredia

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  Police detained one person in Tetritskaro for the premeditated murder

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  Police detained one person for lewd act

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  Police detained one person for committing an act of sexual character against juvenile

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  Only one in seven UK rape victims think reporting will bring justice

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Caught Between Fear: The Struggle of Staying or Leaving - in other words, the stories of refugee women from Ukraine

Natalia Vorobey is a refugee from Ukraine who moved to Georgia with her two children and retired mother. Being in a foreign country, although friendly, Natalia faces the responsibility of taking care of her family all alone

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More than 88% of teachers in Georgia are female

Center for Civil Integration and Inter-Ethnic Relations (CCIIR) published an analytical bulletin on “What we need to know about teachers in Georgian schools”.

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The handbook "Prevention of online radicalization: methodological proposals from Germany, France and Russia"

The handbook "Prevention of online radicalization: methodological proposals from Germany, France and Russia" is the result of the joint work of the international expert community and aims to create practical methodologies that ensure the prevention of online radicalization among young people prevention

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