Mechanisms for protection of violence victims/domestic violence, existing in the state was the topic of mobilization meetings in Women Support Centers. Participants got interested in specific services, and received the answers. Particular emphasis was put on the fact that the state should develop result-oriented programs for the violence victim, particularly in terms of employment.
Fund "Sukhumi" organized a round table on: "Prevention of violence and protection of violence victim" in Sakrebulo of Tskaltubo municipality.
Local representatives of referral subjects gathered in frames of round table - representatives of local government, criminal and patrol police,agency of social services, educational and medical institutions.
It was emphasized that the strategy for violence prevention is to respond to challenges with the participation of state and public institutions.
As a result of group work, there were identified the factors that hinder and facilitate coordination at the local level and ways to improve it.
- How high is the interest of citizens in election processes in Abkhazia, what is its impact on the Georgian population, how high are the risks of conflict development, what sources of information are used by the citizen, and how much do they trust media, what are the attitudes of IDPs, local population and residents near the conflict zone to these issues - field monitors collect the information weekly, and they are supplemented and updated systematically.
As a result of systematization of received materials, an analysis is made using the system of GREWS.
The goal of the small project of Poti Women Support Center “Chain of Violence” - the active inclusion of media, open dialogue about violence and taboo issues. In June, there was held a presentation of the project, the Women's Club was created for coordinated work on violence prevention and advocacy for problems. A training was held for the members of the Women’s Club, the topic of training was: “Gender, Gender-Based Violence, Domestic Violence and Referral Ways”..be
The project is implemented with the support of the organization Brot
für die Welt – Evangelischer Entwicklunsdienst (Germany)