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Second MenEngage Global Symposium in New Delhi Calls Us to Action for Gender Justice

December 1, 2014

This November brought together more than 1200 gender equality experts, advocates, researchers, and interested individuals from 94 countries to New Delhi, India for the second-ever MenEngage Global Symposium. The symposium provided an opportunity for discussion around advancing global and national efforts to engage men and boys in achieving gender equality. This year’s theme, “Men and…
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Join us next week for the 2nd MenEngage Global Symposium!

November 7, 2014

Join us November 10-13 for the 2nd MenEngage Global Symposium, “Men and Boys for Gender Justice,” in New Delhi, India. MenEngage, a global alliance of organizations working with men and boys for gender equality, along with the Centre for Health and Social Justice, has organized the second-ever international conference around this theme, which will bring…
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Promundo co-hosts special performance of “Cry Havoc” around conflict-related violence and the path to recovery

November 6, 2014

On Tuesday, November 4, Promundo, the Folger Shakespeare Library, and the United States Institute of Peace (USIP) co-hosted a public performance of Cry Havoc, a one-man show written and acted by Stephan Wolfert at the Folger Theatre in Washington, DC. Based on Wolfert’s personal journey from war veteran to actor, Cry Havoc uses Shakespearean drama…
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Promundo and USAID partner to pilot an online course to train health care workers in preventing gender based violence in Brazil

October 20, 2014

Promundo, a Brazilian based NGO in Rio de Janeiro, has been awarded a US$100,000 grant by the United States Agency for International Development’s (USAID) Development Innovation Ventures (DIV) program. The grant will support the pilot of an online training portal for training health workers in the public sector in Brazil. DIV supports breakthrough solutions to…
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