U.S. and Georgian partners celebrate close-out of USAID’s Women as Agents for Change and Empowerment (WACE) project (January 21)

wace On January 21, 2016, U.S. Ambassador Ian Kelly and USAID Mission Director Douglas Ball, together with Vice Speaker of Parliament Manana Kobakhidze, Deputy Minister of Justice Gocha Lordkipanidze, Deputy Minister of Education Lia Gigauri, and civil society organization representatives, participated in the close-out event for the USAID-funded Women as Agents for Change and Empowerment (WACE) project, implemented by the Georgian NGO, the Women’s Information Center.  The WACE project supported women’s political and economic empowerment and participation in the peace-building process.