Violence against Women
For almost a century now, Soroptimists have been working to eliminate violence against women and girls and ensure women’s participation in conflict resolution.
We execute projects to respond to, prevent and eliminate violence against women across the globe. Efforts include building shelters, aiding victims of violence, providing counselling services, lobbying for improved prevention programmes and policies and raising awareness of this problem.
Many of our projects are conducted in collaboration with local and national governments, policy makers, and other organisations/institutions working towards the elimination of violence against women through improved prevention and response strategies and programmes.
Abuse, desperation, death. Three miserable words and realities for thousands of women living in Georgia suffering from domestic abuse. Even when they do seek help, that is often not enough. It is not uncommon that female survivors return to their abusers and become victims once again. Why is this the case, I am sure […]see more about this project