The 2nd working meeting of the Armenian, Georgian and Kyrgyz partner organizations took place in WFD office on 11-13 April in Gyumri. The purpose of these meetings was to discuss and further clarify the partner organizations’ initiative in jointly creating “Peacebuilders’ Regional Platform”. The platform would allow them to combine and spread the huge experience and resources of the organizations working in the field of peacebuilding.
During the 3 days of the meeting the participants discussed the main objectives and challenges of the Platform, the content of the MoU to be signed among the Organizations. Those present got acquainted with the initial structure and designing of the Platform webpage, discussed their further steps and several other issues of organizational nature.
The Platform members thoroughly reflected on their work and their projects partially in the field of peacebuilding. This helped the participants better understand which ideas and resources will be relevant to share with their partners and what kind of trainings would be ideal to organize for them.
The initiating organizations of the Platform are:
- “Women for Development” NGO /Armenia/
- WCC Armenian Round Table Foundation /Armenia/
- IDP Women Association “Consent” /Georgia/
- Cultural-Humanitarian Fund “Sukhumi” /Georgia/
- Foundation for Tolerance International /Kyrgyzstan/