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Sweden’s Minister for International Development Cooperation Visits Youth Clubs Against Violence in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

December 6, 2019

Participants in the Youth Clubs Against Violence (YCAV) project – developed by Living Peace Institute and Promundo and funded by the Swedish Embassy in Kinshasa – were visited by a delegation comprising Peter Eriksson, Sweden’s Minister for International Development Cooperation, and the Swedish Ambassador to Kinshasa and his diplomatic corps….
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Tolu Lawrence Joins Promundo as Vice President of Strategic Growth and Engagement

December 4, 2019

Tolu Lawrence, a tactical thinker and connector of leading nonprofits, social enterprises, and brands, has joined Promundo as Vice President of Strategic Growth and Engagement. With a focus on intersectional gender equality and progressive masculinity, Tolu joined the team in Washington, DC to lead the expansion of partnership development across sectors to support strategic growth,…
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Finland’s International Gender Equality Prize Awarded for Changing Discriminatory Laws

December 3, 2019

The Government of Finland awarded the International Gender Equality Prize for the second time on December 2. It was presented to Equality Now, a global non-profit organization, which has succeeded in changing discriminatory laws and ossified practices in different countries. Promundo was proud to have been represented by Dean Peacock, Senior Advisor for Global Advocacy, on the award’s independent, international jury….
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