New six-month cycle of the meetings with the boys started. New groups were formed in the municipalities of Terjola, Tskaltubo, Poti, Ozurgeti, Lanchkhuti. The group joined active and motivated young people. During the first meetings they discussed the forms of violence. The boys analyze actuality of problem and they have opinion how to decrease the level of violence. The main thing is that the meeting participant have desire to receive new information and to be involved in violence prevention.
- It difficult, but we try our best to take into account the advices we get. Then our relationship changes, we move to another stage and keep stability", said one of the couples.
During a month, work was carried out with three married couples in Poti, Khoni and Tskaltubo Women Support Centers. One new couple is among them. Proceeding from the situation, the complex work will continue with the inclusion of a psychologist, a lawyer and a conflictologist.
The mobilizers of the Women Support Centers held 27 informational meetings. The main topic of the meetings is the International Day of Peace and issues related to peace.
The meetings took place in the cities and villages of nine municipalities (Kutaisi, Tskaltubo, Khoni, Terjola, Senaki, Poti, Zugdidi, Ozurgeti, Lanchkhuti). The participants talked about the importance of peace, about the contribution of each person in peacekeeping. Meetings in IDP collective centers and in villages located near the conflict zone were especially emotional. Participants of the meetings noted:
"We know the price of peace ..."
"We must build peace together ..."
"Peacekeeping education should begin from childhood ..."
"People should think and take care about peaceful resolution of conflicts."
Members of the Women Initiative Group regularly hold information meetings in different communities of Tskaltubo, Kutaisi and Khurcha (Zugdidi Municipality). During meetings with the population, the main problems that create conflict situations at different levels are identified.
Solving the conflict at an early stage means meeting with representatives of various structures of local self-government, with inclusion of majoritarian candidate and lobbying the issue - members of the Women Initiative Group actively use this resource.