Women Empowerment / SDG - Women in Europe for a Common Future






Women Empowerment / SDG

EWA Georgia: "Ecological agriculture as an alternative option for women from rural areas"

The overall goal of the "Empower Women – Benefit (for) All" (EWA) programme is to contribute to the economic and political empowerment of women from low-income rural and peri-urban regions in six developing countries (Afghanistan, Georgia, Kyrgyzstan, South Africa, Tajikistan, Uganda).

Countries: Georgia
Donors: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands
Duration: January 2012 - December 2015

Women's Power - Economic and Political Participation for Inclusive Societies in Georgia

“Women’s Power for Inclusion” aims to support women and girls in four regions of Georgia (Kakheti, Guria, Racha, and Imereti) to participate equally in economy and politics and change patriarchal mindsets and stereotypes. Feminist activists, including young people, will be trained and funded to implement local actions that contribute to increased women’s political and economic participation. The action will result in tangible changes improving the lives of local women and men, girls and boys, including ethnic minorities and women with disabilities.

Countries: Georgia
Donors: European Union
Partners: Women's Fund in Georgia, Woman and Reality, Young Pedagogues Union, Pankisi Women's Council, Racha Community Organization
Duration: January 2021 - December 2023


The Women 2030 Programme is being implemented in 50 countries across different regions of the world. It is run by a coalition of 5 women and gender network organisations cooperating to fulfill the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in a gender-equitable and climate-just way. The objective of the new five-year project is the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) until 2030 with a focus on Gender Equality (SDG 5) and Mitigating Climate Change (SDG 13).

Countries: Worldwide in 52 countries
Donors: European Union; German Cooperation, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ); Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety; Heinrich Böll Stiftung; Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands
Partners: WECF; Women Environmental Programme (WEP), Africa; Gender and Water Alliance (GWA); Global Forest Coalition (GFC); Asia Pacific Forum on Women; Law and Development (APWLD), Asia-Pacific