Promundo in the Press: March 2019

April 8, 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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Lessons from a Learning Event: Preventing Gender-Based Violence in Times of Rising Conservatism

April 2, 2019

Many countries around the world are experiencing a period of increasing conservatism, and in some cases, a turn away from universal human rights. This shift may include the reinforcing of patriarchal structures, limiting of access to rights, and the increasing marginalization of diverse sexual orientations and gender identities. Prevention+, a multi-country program uses a variety of strategies to advance healthy, respectful, and equal relationships; this includes the engagement of religious leaders to prevent gender-based violence (GBV)….
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On International Day of Happiness, Prevention+ Releases New Animated Video To Promote a Happier, Healthier, More Equal World

March 20, 2019

On International Day of Happiness, Promundo is pleased to share a new animated video, created through the Prevention+ program, which promotes gender-equal societies without violence, as well as happier and healthier relationships. Prevention+ is a five-year, multi-country program that envisions a world where healthy, respectful, and equal relationships are the norm. To contribute to making…
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New Study in Niger Shares Findings on Child Marriage and Family Planning

March 13, 2019

Results from research in Niger, inspired by the International Men and Gender Equality Survey (IMAGES), launch today. The quantitative and qualitative study provides new insights into child marriage, sexual and reproductive health and rights, and gendered transitions to adulthood in Niger. Promundo produced this study in collaboration with The OASIS Initiative, a project of University…
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