The cultural and humanitarian fund “Sukhumi” was established in Kutaisi in 1997 by a group of women who were displaced from Abkhazia. Having become IDPs as the result of the armed conflict in 1992 - 1993, they encountered a wide range of problems which could only be solved by uniting and supporting each other.
Mission of the organization is the development of women’s activity through educational, legal, economic, social, cultural activities to increase women’s role in building a democratic society in Georgia, in the peaceful resolution of the conflict in Abkhazia, and in achieving economic independence
Main directions of organization’s activity:
- Woman and gender equality
- Woman and peacebuilding
- Woman and non-violent society
- Work with young people