Today is #dayofthegirl – also in Georgia. The EU has worked closely with UN Women in Georgia to help end violence against women, ensure inclusion of marginalized women groups and ensure equal educational opportunities for all girls and women in Georgia. Here are results of one of EU-funded projects:
This brief captures results of the evaluation of UN Women project “Innovative Action for Gender Equality in Georgia”. Ethnic minority women, imprisoned women, women residing in isolated, mountainous settings women with disabilities and single, elderly women, have been largely invisible in policy making processes in Georgia.
The IAGE project implemented between 2013-2015 attempted to make sure that the voices of these marginalized groups of women are heard. The project was implemented by UN Women in Georgia and was generously supported by the European Union, represented by the European Commission.