Meeting with the majoritarian candidate
On September 21, 2017, the staff of the Women’s Entrepreneurs Fund, together with other NGOs and representatives of the mass media, took part in the meeting where the member of the Kutaisi sakrebulo , the candidate from “Gamarjveba District” Nato Katamadze, presented a four-year summary of her work.
The report covered several issues – the work of the deputy in Sakrebulo and plans for the future; the implemented and not implemented initiatives were considered. The meeting was held in the mode of questions and answers.
“I am not nominated at this stage, but I do not leave active politics,” Nato Katamadze said.
On September of 7 in 2017 was held a meeting at the office of Imereti Probation Bureau. In which participated project Manager Nicole-Maria Bauer, Yulia Kharashvili and Nana Gogokhia, project Coordinator in Imereti region Mary Gelashvili and project Employees, Head of Imereti probation Bureau Levan Shanidze and bureau staff , also a staff of officers of Crime and Prevention Center
At the meeting they discussed the implementation of the first stage of the project and the implementation of the works, challenges to this stage, as well as preparation for the second stage of the discussion.
In the afternoon was held the workshop on the mentioned issues at the Entrepreneur’s Women’s Integration Center.
Meeting in the Municipality of Tsagery
On September 5th, 2017, the Fund of Women Entrepreneurs organized a working meeting in Tsageri Municipality and its three villages Kvemo Tsageri, Gveso and Chkhuteli.
On this meeting, the organization’s staff questioned population about their problems and needs. The survey was conducted to prepare a proposal application on the topic. Development of agriculture and promotion of women`s involvement in economic and political processes.
The meeting was attended by 21 people.
Training in Borjomi
On July 24-28, 2017 the training was held on topic “Project Management and Fundraising” for the staff organizational development of the “Fund of Women Entrepreneurs”.
The training was conducted by Pavle Tvaliashvili, a trainer from CTC.
11 participants took part in the training.
The following issues were discussed during training ,such as: Project and Program Definition, Problem Tree and Objective Tree, Analysis of Stakeholders, Project Logic Model, Project Strategy, Risks, Indicators and other issues .
The 3-month course of English language was completed. The representative of Social Service Agency has registered graduates at employment site “worknet.gov.ge”, as a job seeker, also informed them about announced vacancies and talked about the internship program developed by the state, which is paid.
The graduates of “Women’s School” were awarded with certificates.
Russian language learning course has been opened in Poti, on the basis of questionnaires, 15 middle-aged women with higher education pass this course.
Master-class in Tsageri
On July 18, 2017 in a frame of the project” Sustainable development of women in Western Georgia- development of professional and personal skills” was held master class in Tsageri Municipality on topic-“Care of Berry Cultures”.
The master class was attended by 25 people. The listeners got information on thorn less strawberry, raspberries, blueberries, their agro technologies, care, useful properties, fetal production, compost production and its use.
In the master class, it was revealed that a group of listeners on the basis of received information will prepare a small area for thorn less blackberry and raspberry seedlings cultivation.
On April 5, 2017 in Kutaisi, on the basis of the received questionnaires the English course was updated, where 15 women of middle age will be able to study. After end of a training course, the graduates will be awarded with certificates .
City Hall of Municipality of Kutaisi has thanked officially the Fund of Women Entrepreneurs for active cooperation.
The Women’s School works not one year in Kutaisi and Poti. Need of training is visible from successful stories of beneficiaries. Women who go to the organization need support and appropriate assistance. “Fund of Women Entrepreneurs” actively worked and will work in a frame of the project on improvement of economic and social situation of women, increase in a self-assessment and those skills which represent the main requirement of the” labor market”.
On February 16th, 2017 based on the received questionnaires, a three-months course of accounting was started, where 15 women of middle age will participate . After study completion, the listeners will be awarded with certificates.