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Promundo launches a campaign aiming at paternity valorisation in Brazil

July 16, 2012

On the 29th of June, the Institute Promundo has launched the Campaign on Paternity and Care You are my father (Você é meu pai, in Portuguese), in Brazil, presenting a photographic exhibition and videos on the theme. The campaign is an adaptation of the global initiative MenCare, coordinated by Promundo and Sonke Gender Justice (South…
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Interview Charles Gavin

July 16, 2012

Charles Gavin, former-drummer of  Titãs (a brazilian Rock band) and today’s presenter and director of Som do Vinil, a Canal Brasil’s program, has participated in the campaign  You are my fahter!. He participated by means of a photo where he was with his daughters and the record of a 30 minutes video where messages promoting…
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Editorial – Newsletter Institutional #3

July 16, 2012

In the end of June, we launched the Campaign on Paternity and Care in Brazil – “You are my father!”(“Você é meu pai!”, in Portuguese). This initiative was part of the Campaign MenCare, which Promundo coordinates at a global level along with Sonke Gender Justice (South Africa). The goal of this campaign is to shed…
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Interview with Barbara Soares

April 3, 2012

Barbara Musumeci Soares is a sociologist and researcher at the Center for Security Studies and Citizenship (CESeC), of the University Cândido Mendes. She began approaching the theme of gender in the early 1990’s when she conducted a survey on the situation of violence against women at Women’s Police Stations. The theme of domestic violence, since…
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