Promundo Partners With Vital Voices on New Initiative Examining Masculinities and Violent Extremism

August 27, 2018

With the increased focus on counterterrorism and countering violent extremism (CVE) in the past decade, policymakers have sought to better understand how to effectively engage different actors in fighting radicalization and recruitment to violent extremism. To date, however, few approaches seek to meaningfully understand how norms and identities related to manhood can both be drivers of such violence and unlock opportunities for its prevention….
continue reading

Statement Regarding Sexual Harassment Allegations Against Michael Kimmel

August 8, 2018

Dear colleagues – Like many of you, we are deeply disturbed by the allegations against academic, activist and Promundo board member Michael Kimmel. Such allegations are deeply troubling. Dedicated to and created out of feminist principles of equality, transparency, accountability and gender justice, Promundo holds its staff, fellows and board members – as well as…
continue reading

Promundo in the Press

Promundo in the Press: July 2018

August 5, 2018

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…
continue reading