Country Georgia
Year 2011 - 2013
Type of Measure Policies > Inclusion of violence against women in other national plan/strategy
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description


The National Action Plan for Ensuring Gender Equality (2011-2013) was adopted in September 2011.  The Law on Gender Equality of 2010 (Article 12.3 a) provides that "The Gender Equality Advisory Council shall be authorized to [...] develop and present to the Parliament of Georgia for approval the Action Plan for Gender Equality, ensure coordination and monitoring of implementation of the Action Plan."

Source of Information

Response of the Government of Georgia to the questionnaire on violence against women 2012; Law on Gender Equality (2010)