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Promundo in the Press: January 2017

February 7, 2017

Welcome to “Promundo in the Press,” a monthly recap of media that mention Promundo’s work. We know that in order to create a truly equal, nonviolent world in which men and boys are allies in the fight for gender justice, we need to spread the word. Here are the top 10 featured articles from January:…
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Promundo Launches First Report on the State of Brazil’s Fathers

February 1, 2017

Men’s involvement in domestic chores and caregiving matters, as revealed by the growing body of studies emerging from around the world over the last two decades. There is clear evidence of the positive impact of men’s involvement in care, especially on maternal and child health, child cognitive development, women’s empowerment, as well as on men’s…
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In Brazil, Promundo Adapts Project to Challenge Gender Norms Through Sports

February 1, 2017

In Brazil, Promundo has launched a pilot adaptation of the project “Practicing Sports, Winning in Life” through an agency linked to the State Secretariat of Education, New DEGASE (General Department of Socio-educational Actions), that is responsible for developing social and educational activities for adolescents who are in conflict with the law in Rio de Janeiro….
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Promundo Calls on President Trump to Respect Women’s Rights

January 30, 2017

On January 21, the day after the inauguration of Donald Trump as President of the United States, more than two million women marched in the United States and in cities around the world. Women marched who are deeply concerned that women’s rights will no longer be seen as human rights. Women marched who fear for…
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