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EMERGE Framing Paper: Reframing Men and Boys in Policy for Gender Equality

Jerker Edström, Thea Shahrokh

Engendering Men: Evidence on Routes to Gender Equality (EMERGE) is a two-year project to build an open repository of accessible evidence and lessons for working with men and boys for gender equality. This paper draws on learning from the EMERGE project to set out the case for a new conceptual framing of men and boys in…
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EMERGE Practice Brief: Lessons in Good Practice from Work with Men and Boys for Gender Equality

Institute of Development Studies (IDS), Promundo-US, Sonke Gender Justice

Engendering Men: Evidence on Routes to Gender Equality (EMERGE) is a two-year project to build an open repository of accessible evidence and lessons for working with men and boys for gender equality. Useful for those designing and implementing projects, programs, and other initiatives to work with men and boys for gender equality, this practice brief addresses:…
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EMERGE Policy Brief: Reframing Men and Boys in Policy for Gender Equality

Institute of Development Studies (IDS), Promundo-US, Sonke Gender Justice

Engendering Men: Evidence on Routes to Gender Equality (EMERGE) is a two-year project to build an open repository of accessible evidence and lessons for working with men and boys for gender equality. This policy brief draws implications for policy from the learning in the project, making the case for reframing policy on gender equality in…
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Adolescent Boys and Young Men: Engaging Them as Supporters of Gender Equality and Health and Understanding their Vulnerabilities

Promundo, UNFPA

This report highlights the importance of engaging adolescent boys and young men in sexual and reproductive health and rights and in gender equality. It reviews current research on boys’ and young men’s specific risks and realities – and the implications for women and girls – in relation to their general health status, violence, sexuality and…
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Engendering Men: Evidence Review

Promundo-US, Sonke Gender Justice, Institute of Development Studies

This evidence report, produced as part of the EMERGE project, critically assesses trends and shifts in engaging men and boys for gender equality over the past 20 years. It explores successful policies and programs and implications for best practice, as well as future directions for promoting men’s and boys’ support for gender equality, across a…
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Annual Report 2014

Promundo

In 2014, Promundo’s partnerships reached more than 20 countries and involved new sectors, including engaging men as allies in gender equality in agricultural development and in maternal, newborn, and child health, as well as in engaging men as allies in ending child marriage and sexual exploitation, in supporting early childhood development, and in peace and…
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Why Men’s Caregiving Matters for Young Children: Lessons from the MenCare Campaign

Gary Barker

After years of focusing overwhelmingly on the mother–child dyad, child development as a field has “discovered” fathers. In the Bernard van Leer Foundation’s Early Childhood Matters, Promundo’s International Director Gary Barker breaks down the MenCare campaign’s leading research on engaging fathers and its advocacy around public policy and practice. Read the full June 2015 issue…
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When Men Change: A Promundo Film

Promundo

When Men Change tells the story of four men who changed the way they think about gender equality, sexual and reproductive health, and violence. In recent years, there has been increased interest in exploring how men can contribute to promoting gender equality and preventing violence against women and girls. As the evidence base grows, now…
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Being a Father: A State of the World’s Fathers Film

MenCare

Being a Father asks fathers, mothers, and children from around the world: “What does fatherhood mean to you?” This film was produced alongside the launch of State of the World’s Fathers – the world’s first-ever report to provide a global view of the state of men’s contribution to parenting and caregiving around the world. Learn more: www.sowf.men-care.org.

State of the World’s Fathers 2015

Ruti Levtov, Nikki van der Gaag, Margaret Greene, Michael Kaufman, Gary Barker

Produced by MenCare, a global fatherhood campaign, the State of the World’s Fathers report is intended to provide a periodic, data-driven snapshot of the state of men’s contributions to parenting and caregiving globally by addressing four issues related to fatherhood: unpaid care work in the home; sexual and reproductive health and rights, and maternal, newborn…
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