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What We Know About Men, Masculinities, and Gender Equality

January 24, 2019

Gender inequality is one of the most pressing global barriers to social and economic progress and to the fulfillment of human rights; because of this, achieving gender equality and preventing violence is core to Promundo’s mission. Globally, women continue to experience high levels of violence and discrimination, and gaps between men and women remain large…
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Promundo in the Press: December 2018

January 17, 2019

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…
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Youth Living Peace: Scaling up Support for Adolescents in School

December 19, 2018

“I have confidence in myself now,” shares a female participant in the Youth Living Peace program in Democratic Republic of the Congo; “I have seen that girls can do a lot of things. Having the facilitators and talking with others girls helped me to choose my goals, to choose my friends better- those who will be good influence for me and my future.” …
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