Promundo in the Press: November 2017

Welcome to “Promundo in the Press,” a monthly recap of media that mention Promundo or MenCare, the global fatherhood campaign that Promundo co-coordinates. 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 November:

  1. Devex interviews Promundo President and CEO Gary Barker in “Where Should the UN’s HeForShe Campaign Go From Here?”
  2. Global Citizen cites Promundo’s International Men and Gender Equality Survey – Middle East and North Africa in “Morocco Is Debating Anti-Harassment Laws, Here’s Why That Might Not Be Enough.”
  3. Devex interviews Promundo’s Tim Shand in “Could Innovations in Male Contraception Be the Future of Family Planning?”
  4. Apolitical highlights the MenCare+ program and quotes Promundo’s Alexa Hassink in “How Indonesia Transformed Men’s Attitudes Towards Gender Equality.”
  5. El País features a section on Promundo’s Programs H and M in “Qué funciona para prevenir la violencia contra las mujeres” (in English: “What Works to Prevent Violence Against Women”).
  6. Campaign covers The Man Box, a Promundo study, in “Axe/Lynx’s Top Marketer on Helping Men Break Out of the ‘Man Box.’”
  7. Dhaka Tribune highlights MenCare and Program H in “Why Intimate Partner Violence Is Your Business.”
  8. Washington Square News cites research from The Man Box in “Toxic Masculinity at NYU.”
  9. Scribe highlights The Man Box in “Is Judaism An Antidote To The Harmful Social Conditioning of Men?”
  10. Pakistan Today cites Promundo’s Gary Barker as a previous award recipient in “Salman Sufi To Be Presented with Voice of Solidarity Award 2017.”
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