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“The Other Side of Gender: Men as Critical Agents of Change” recommends approaches and programming

February 7, 2014

The special report “The Other Side of Gender: Men as Critical Agents of Change”, co-produced by Promundo-US, has been published by the United States Institute of Peace (USIP). The document reviews existing work with men in post-conflict settings and recommends future approaches and programming. It is available for download on the USIP website. This paper…
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MenCare+ Advances with Launches in South Africa and Indonesia

February 7, 2014

It was an eventful end of year for MenCare+, with official launches in South Africa and Indonesia. The program has now been launched in all four target countries, including Brazil and Rwanda. The program’s goal is to engage men in these countries as caregiving partners in maternal and child health (MCH) and sexual and reproductive…
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Editorial – Promundo News 9th Edition

February 7, 2014

We are starting 2014 on the right foot! This is the first edition of Promundo News and we already have an exciting announcement: Promundo has opened a European office in Coimbra, Portugal. The new “Promundo-Europe” delegation aims to extend our research on masculinities and gender relations within the context of the current European financial and…
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Pilot Initiative Engages Refugees on Campaign Against Gender Violence

February 7, 2014

Promundo, in partnership with the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and Caritas, developed a pilot initiative in October 2013 using a gender transformative approach aimed at engaging refugees, asylum seekers and professionals who deal directly with refugees and asylum seekers. The initiative named Gênero e a população refugiada no Rio de Janeiro (in English,…
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