25 June 2024,   06:12
Women"s Role in Politics - NGOs respond to NDI survey results

NGOs respond to the results of NDI survey, according to which 44% of respondents believe that women and men in parliament should be equal.

Civil society representatives say that legislation should be improved in this regard to increase women"s role and quotas in parliament and self-governing bodies.

"Taking into consideration that there is demand on women`s participaton in politikcs, it is important that the state take a specific step in this direction. Of course, here I am talking about legislative initiatives, as well as concrete reforms that can result in the fact that more women participate in political processes, "- Eka Gigauri, executive director of Transparency International Georgia said.