The work with the boys was summarized inKhoni, Poti and Kutaisi municipalities. The main goal of the final meetings is that the boys should prepare reports and show how wellthey understand the issues that were discussed. The openly presented and shared important information. The last part of the meetings was devoted to feedback and group exercises. The boys expressed the desire to share their knowledge to family members and friends.
The sixth lesson was devoted to studying the stages of conflict escalation. In frames of the project “Step by Step – We Will Build Peace without Violence”, the work is carried out at Public School No. 6 named after ZhiuliShartava of Abkhaz Autonomous Republic (Kutaisi) After concrete exercises, the students noted that it is better not to bring the conflict situation to escalation ...
The project is implemented with the support of the NGO
A four-day training on: “Gender System of Early Conflict Prevention” was held in the office of the Fund “Sukhumi” with the support of the International Organization Kvinna till Kvinna. The training was attended by representatives of the Fund "Sukhumi", members of the Women Initiative Groups of Kutaisi, Tskaltubo, Zugdidi. The training was conducted by the trainer invited from Spain - Felip Daza Sierra.
Identification of early conflict prevention systems, internal and external analysis, systematization and use of data, advocacy, and communication with governmental structures – discussion of each issue was carried out through practical exercises and concrete cases. As a result, the process was interesting and effective.
According to the general evaluation of the participants, this training was very important and necessary. Obtained information will be reflected in their practical work, and this is important for early prevention of conflicts.
In frames of monitoring, the “Law of Georgia on Elimination of Domestic Violence / violence Against Women, Protection Assistance to the victim”, two focus groups were held in October with teachers from Terjola and Tskaltubo municipalities, an in-depth interview with the head of Lanchkhuti resource center. Information was also requested from the Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport about the work in this direction.
The aim of monitoring was to determine the level of involvement of the ministry in the implementation of the law. Number of recommendations were recorded at the meetings. The dynamics show that, in comparison with the previous years, the ministry is much more actively involved in identifying the facts.