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Promundo in Cape Verde

May 29, 2013

From April 18-26th, Promundo, represented by the Campaign and Networks Coordinator, Marco Aurélio Martins, was invited to Cape Verde by the National Council of Human Rights and Citizenship to collaborate with the campaign “Ami ê Pai” (“I am a father,” in Cape Verdean creole). The campaign was founded on recently presented official data about the…
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Get to Know Steven’s Story from MenCare Sri Lanka

May 29, 2013

While his wife works abroad to ensure their family’s financial survival, Steven works as the sole caregiver of their children in Sri Lanka, a process which has changed him as a man. On the one hand, he faces prejudice from the men in his community, while on the other hand the local children and the…
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Promundo in South Sudan

May 29, 2013

Joseph Vess and Augustin Kimonyo were in South Sudan from April 13th-26th as part of the World Bank-funded Sexual and Gender-based Violence (SGBV) Prevention project. They conducted site visits with numerous NGOs and government agencies in the capital of Juba and in the southern part of the country in Magwi County to gather information about…
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Programs H and M Celebrate 10 Years with International Seminar

May 29, 2013

On March 20th Promundo held an International Seminar to celebrate 10 years of Programs H and M, with the objective of debating the several ways to operationalize the methodologies of Programs H and M, recognized internationally as models for engaging men and women in the search for gender equality. The event also aimed at sharing…
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Gender and sexuality activities in schools: facing challenges and setbacks

May 29, 2013

Since 2007 Promundo has been developing initiatives to promote gender equality in public schools in Rio de Janeiro. As a result of this, Promundo became part of the State Management Group of the Health and Prevention in Schools Program (GGE-RJ/SPE) in 2010, a group which is comprised of civil society organizations and representatives of the…
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