National Human Rights Strategy for 2014-2020

Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 

One of the priorities of the strategy is : Promotion of gender equality, protection of women's rights and prevention of domestic violence.

Objective of the Human Rights Action Plan for 2018-2020 is also Rights of Women and Gender Equality, within the goal - Ensuring gender equality in the field of culture, which includes obligations of the Ministry in the field of culture.

What are the results achieved so far through the implementation of the policy/measure?: 

Within the framework of the Creative Industries Development Concept, the Ministry promotes the creative industries by participating in individual projects, festivals, international fairs and exhibitions. According to the statistics of 2018-2019, demand for handmade crafts and Georgian traditional art has increased and contributes to development of the tourism industry as well.
In the handicraft industry 80% of women are employed and their art have been presented at 138 festivals, where also are held various thematic trainings and workshops.

Financial resources allocated to the policy/measure in USD: 

Not Available

Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Name of partnerType of entity
LEPL Creative Georgia
Public Sector
Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
Objetivo(s) de la Convención 2005 de la UNESCO
Cultural Domain(s)