Clubs of Women-Voters
of Fund "Sukhumi” joined the 16 Days Campaign Against Gender Based Violence.
On the 2nd
of December, at 2 p.m. Clubs of Women-Voters on the theme of the 16 days
campaign were held simultaneously in seven cities (Kutaisi, Ozurgeti, Batumi,
Senaki, Poti, Khoni, Zugdidi) and four villages (Bia, Menji, Ekadia, Koki) of
In the meetings
participated active members of the Clubs of Women-Voters, representatives of
NGO, local self-government and mass media. There was carried out a discussion
about reasons of violence and the ways of solution. According to the attendees
more activities should be carried out with society on raising of non-violent
consciousness; the legislation should be changed - strict measures are needed
for perpetrators, and shelters should be opened for victims.
Information about the
club meetings was posted on facebook accounts of Clubs of Women-Voters.