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MenCare at the Clinton Global Initiative

October 24, 2013

On September 23-26th, Gary Barker, Promundo-US’s International Director represented Promundo and MenCare at the Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting, a yearly opportunity for global leaders to create and implement innovative solutions to the world’s most pressing challenges. International Director of Promundo-US Dr. Barker presented on the panel “The Role of Men in Ending Violence Against…
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Interview with Samantha Wright

October 24, 2013

Samantha Wright is the Director of Girl Rising; in this interview she talks about how the campaign is mobilizing the world to educate girls. 1. Tell us a bit about yourself, about your work and what has brought you to Girl Rising. My name is Samantha Wright, and I am the Campaign Director for Girl…
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A father sits next to his daughter, who is reading a book, in Afghanistan

Child Marriage: a ‘Universal’ Issue

October 24, 2013

By Giovanna Lauro & Margaret E. Greene Marriage is an institution that most adults do not enter into lightly; there’s a general recognition that the terms and conditions of that relationship will shape their lives profoundly, and that self-awareness and maturity are necessary preconditions for marriage. Over the past five years, the world has begun…
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