• Summarizing the project “Strengthening the Women’s Rights in Western Georgia”

    On December 26, the Fund "Sukhumi" summarized the activities carried out during a year in frames of the project "Strengthening the Women’s Rights in Western Georgia". The project director, coordinator, assistant and mobilizers of nine Women Support Centers talked about the activities of 2018, the results, changes and future prospects... The project is implemented with the support of the organization Brot für die Welt – Evangelischer Entwicklunsdienst (Germany)

    http://www.fsokhumi.ge/index.php/en/news/meetings/5348-summarizing-the-project-strengthening-the-women-s-rights-in-western-georgia
  • Workshop for mobilizers

    A workshop was held in the office of the Fund “Sukhumi”. The mobilizers of Women Support Centers of Kutaisi, Khoni, Tskaltubo, Terjola, Lanchkhuti, Ozurgeti, Senaki, Poti, Khurcha / Koki (Zugdidi municipality) took part in it. During the workshop, the strategy of the Centers was reviewed and a plan was developed on its basis. The participants by cities / villages have identified problems, and as a result of their ranking, they will develop project ideas for implementation in target...

    http://www.fsokhumi.ge/index.php/en/news/women-support-centers/5351-workshop-for-mobilizers
  • Meetings with children in 9 municipalities

    Regular meetings with the boys were held in following municipalities: Zugdidi (December 6), Terjola (December 7), Kutaisi (December 10), Senaki (December 12), Poti (December 13), Tskaltubo (December 14), Khoni (December 17), Ozurgeti (December 18) and Lanchkhuti (December 20). The issues of gender equality and gender roles were discussed this time. There were open discussion and group exercises. According to one exercise, the children had to describe the roles of women and men in their...

    http://www.fsokhumi.ge/index.php/en/news/young-leaders-school/5345-meetings-with-children-in-9-municipalities
  • The results of psychological consultation

    In December, the psychologist of the Fund “Sukhumi” actively worked in Khurcha (Zugdidi municipality), Khoni, Senaki, Poti, Tskaltubo, Kutaisi. 18 married couples, including those, in the crisis situation passed psychotherapeutic consultation. 5 individual consultations were also held at Women Support Centers. As a result of psychologist’s consultations, many problems are solved and family relationships are improved. The project is implemented with the support of the organization Brot für die...

    http://www.fsokhumi.ge/index.php/en/news/women-support-centers/5311-the-results-of-psychological-consultation
  • Group and individual meetings with a lawyer

    Group and individual meetings were held with the lawyer in Cenaki, Khurcha/Koki, Poti, Khoni and Tskaltubo Women Support Centers. The main topic of the meeting is the law on domestic violence, victim protection, arresting and protective orders. Specific work is carried out with a female victim of violence. Meeting participants try to solve their personal problems with the help of a lawyer. The project is implemented with the support of the organization Brot für die Welt – Evangelischer...

    http://www.fsokhumi.ge/index.php/en/news/women-support-centers/5339-group-and-individual-meetings-with-a-lawyer
  • Publication “The Role of Medical Staff in Violence Prevention”

    In frames of the project “Strengthening of medical staff for the protection of violence victims”, the Fund “Sukhumi” began active cooperation with medical staff. A publication “The role of medical staff in violence prevention”, which will help medical workers to respond accordingly in case of violence against women / domestic violence was published in frames of the project. Download The project is implemented with the support of the British Embassy Tbilisi

    http://www.fsokhumi.ge/index.php/en/news/publication/5336-publication-the-role-of-medical-staff-in-violence-prevention
  • Meeting with the working group in Tskaltubo

    The meeting with the working group was held in Tskaltubo municipality. The group was created for localization of National Action Plan National Action Plan of UN Resolution 1325. The meeting reviewed the “Road Map” developed by the group - changes were made in order to improve it. The meeting was held in frames of the project “Strengthening the capacity of regional and local administrations in processes of localization of the National Action Plan of 1325 Resolution The UN Security Council and...

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  • Discussion of the “Roadmap” with Zugdidi working group

    The meeting with the working group was held in the conference hall of Zugdidi municipality City Hall. There was held a discussion about the working version of the Road Map developed by the group. The group enriched the map with additional directions, taking into account the needs revealed during meetings with the beneficiaries. The working version of the Roadmap will be reviewed at Sakrebulo meeting on December 28. The meeting was held in frames of the project “Strengthening the capacity of...

    http://www.fsokhumi.ge/index.php/en/news/meetings/5329-discussion-of-the-roadmap-with-zugdidi-working-group
  • Meeting with residents near the conflict dividing line

    The meeting with people living near te conflict dividing line was held in the village Khurcha (Zugdidi municipality). The meeting was attended by residents of different villages: Koki, Khurcha, Orsantia, Kakhati, Didi Nedzi - including IDPs. The meeting was noticiable with its active participants. A working group has been formed in Zugdidi municipality to localize 1325 UN Resolution. The group members familiarized the participants with the working version of the “Roadmap”. Several problems...

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  • Meeting with the working group in Tskaltubo

    The meeting with the working group was held in Tskaltubo municipality. The group was created for localization of National Action Plan National Action Plan of UN Resolution 1325. The meeting reviewed the “Road Map” developed by the group - changes were made in order to improve it. The meeting was held in frames of the project “Strengthening the capacity of regional and local administrations in processes of localization of the National Action Plan of 1325 Resolution The UN Security Council and...

    http://www.fsokhumi.ge/index.php/en/news/meetings/5323-meeting-with-the-working-group-in-tskaltubo
  • Tsalenjikha - meeting of the working group on localization of Resolution 1325

    The Fund "Sukhumi" organized a meeting of a working group in Tsalenjikha municipality on the localization of the National Action Plan for the implementation of Resolution 1325 of the UN Security Council. The group members reviewed the Roadmap project they had developed and identified a number of priority issues, advocacy of which had already begun. The focus of the meeting was made on the Municipal Action Plan for Gender Equality, since special importance is attached to its harmonization with...

    http://www.fsokhumi.ge/index.php/en/news/meetings/5320-tsalenjikha-meeting-of-the-working-group-on-localization-of-resolution-1325
  • Conflict Management – topic of the Workshop

    Participants of the workshop in Senaki, Poti and Tskaltubo listened to information about the importance of communication during conflict management. During the exercises, the importance of non-verbal communication was revealed. The teenagers used role games to describe family conflicts due to incorrect communication. - Listening does not mean that you understand everything. Often very close people, for example, children and parents, teachers and students, do not understand each other. The...

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  • Topic of Peace - an exhibition-competition in school

    The project “Step by Step – We Will Build Peace without Violence” was completed with an exhibition-competition of paintings on the topic of peace at public school No. 6 named after Zjiuli Shartava of Abkhazian Autonomous Republic (Kutaisi). The competition was attended by students of almost all classes of the school. Some of them prepared several paintings. The participants were divided into three categories: the first-third, the fourth-seventh, the eighth-eleventh grades. owners of the...

    http://www.fsokhumi.ge/index.php/en/news/meetings/5308-topic-of-peace-an-exhibition-competition-in-school
  • One completed case on the list of Kutaisi Women Initiative Group

    Members of Kutaisi Women Initiative Group summed up the 6-month work. We discussed how effective is conflict prevention from a gender perspective, which is the meaning of meeting the women in different communities, identifying and advocating their problems. The opening of the stadium for children in the auto factory settlement has already fallen into the list of solved and completed problems. This problem created conflict situations in the settlement. In parallel, the group is working on...

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  • Meetings of youth clubs in Teklati, Poti, Tskaltubo

    Informational meetings of the youth clubs were held in Teklati (Senaki municipality), Poti and Tskaltubo. The topic of the meetings is a tolerant society and connction with violence. Young people talked about traditions, intolerant society, about parents, who are often against the new things and do not ask them if they want to follow some ugly traditions. In role-playing games, young people independently chose relevant topics. Then there were presentations, discussions, analysis. Young people...

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  • Performances of the forum-theatre in Khoni and Tskaltubo

    Pupils and teachers presented at the forum theater performances. Performances were held in Khoni and Tskaltubo. Particularly interesting were the new three scenes: the mother, who returned from emigration, and children do not accept her, a father who, laid the house in the bank, because of a woman, family whose only son is a drug addict. These scenes and the conflicts alarmed the viewers. They shared their own stories and actively joined in the discussion. The project is implemented with the...

    http://www.fsokhumi.ge/index.php/en/news/forum-theatre/5299-performances-of-the-forum-theatre-in-khoni-and-tskaltubo
  • Round table in Khurcha on: “Early prevention of conflicts from a gender perspective”

    Fund “Sukhumi” organized a round table in Khurcha (Zugdidi municipality) on the topic: “Early prevention of conflicts from a gender perspective”. The meeting was attended by the members of the Women Initiative Groups of the Fund "Sukhumi” in Kutaisi, Tskaltubo and Khurcha, representatives of local government, majoritarian candidates, journalists, civil activists of Kakhati, Orsantia, Didi Nedzi, Koki. Invited experts talked about municipal and social programs. The participants listened to the...

    http://www.fsokhumi.ge/index.php/en/news/women-initiative-groups/5296-round-table-in-khurcha-on-early-prevention-of-conflicts-from-a-gender-perspective
  • The work of the Women Initiative Group in Tskaltubo

    Members of Tskaltubo Women Initiative Group began the next meeting with an assessment of the activities carried out in frames of the campaign against gender based violence. It was noted that, in comparison with the previous years, public awareness about violence against women has increased. Responsibility of local self-government has increased, which is expressed by their active involvement in the campaign. In the next part of the meeting, the moderator said what problems were shown during...

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  • Monitoring of violence - cases and consultations

    Monthly monitoring of violence is carried out in Women Support Centers of 9 acting municipalities of Western Georgia. In December, 7 cases of violence were identified and relevant questionnaires were filled in. Most cases concern psychological, physical and economic violence. For one woman, documents were prepared for submission to the victim identification group. Lawyers carried out consultations for three victims of violence in Kutaisi, Ozurgeti and Tskaltubo. Two women received...

    http://www.fsokhumi.ge/index.php/en/news/women-support-centers/5290-monitoring-of-violence-cases-and-consultations
  • Informational meetings in local governments

    The mobilizers of the Women Support Centers of the Fund “Sukhumi” held informational meetings in local governments of 9 municipalities. The representatives of local government spoke about the programs of victim protection and their assistance. The general topic of the meetings is the international campaign - “16 active days against gender-based violence”. Information leaflets and white ribbons were distributed. The project is implemented with the support of the organization Brot für die Welt...

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