In October, both group and individual meetings were held with a lawyer in Women Support Centers of Senaki, Khurcha / Koki, Tskaltubo. The main topic of the meeting is the law on domestic violence, mechanisms of victim protection (arresting and protective orders, interdepartmental council). Besides - personal questions, which were interesting for the meeting participants. Also one telephone consultation was given. Consultations help to solve the problems of the beneficiaries.
In frames of the small project of Tskaltubo Women Support Center, informational meetings were held in the villages of Ternali and Tskaltubo. During the meetings they spoke on the topic of violence against women and domestic violence. They gave examples, there was a discussion about the gaps in the legislation. It was said that the victim should have special programs that contribute to its socio-economic strengthening, as well as, in parallel, it is necessary to work with the rapist.
In frames of the project, a training is planned, with participation of representatives of the Mayor in the villages, doctors, teachers, educators of the kindergartens.
In October, according to the UN international calendar, there are two important dates: October 11 - International Day of Girls and October 15 - International Day of Rural Women. Informational meetings with women's groups in cities and villages, in IDP collective centers, and kindergartens were dedicated to these dates.
As a rule, in October, the mobilizers of the Women Support Centers of Kutaisi, Khoni, Tskaltubo, Senaki, Poti, Terjola, Lanchkhuti, Ozurgeti, Khurcha / Koki (Zugdidi municipality) held 27 informational meetings.
The meetings in the villages were particularly interesting. The participants noted: “It is important for us to know that at least one day the whole world talks about the problems and needs of rural women.”
In October, 11 cases of violence were identified. The mobilizers of the Women Support Centers of Kutaisi, Tskaltubo, Khoni, Terjola, Senaki, Poti, Lanchkhuti, Khurcha / Koki (Zugdidi municipality) make monthly monitoring of the revealed facts and offer available services to the victim – consultations of psychologist, lawyer and conflictologist. In case of necessity they fill in the questionnaires and prepare documents for awarding the status of victim.
In October, 2 women addressed the psychologist for assistance, a lawyer consulted three of them. The questionnaires show violence from the side of family members against children and women.