Project “Exploração Sexual, Não!” creates a network for the prevention of sexual exploitation in popular communities of Rio de Janeiro
March 30, 2012
Instituto Promundo, in partnership with Projeto Legal, is developing, since August 2011, with funding from Child Hope, the project “Exploração Sexual, Não!”, with the objective of strengthening a network of sexual exploitation confrontation in Rio de Janeiro. Overall, the ” Exploração Sexual, Não!” will have duration of four years and aims to reach 400 young…continue reading
March 20, 2012
On March 18th, Gary Barker, Promundo’s international director, was interviewed by a Dutch national TV show and talked about men’s involvement in preventing violence against women. Check out the full interview.
February 23, 2012
On January 31, 2012, Gary Barker, International Director of Promundo, participated in the conference Man2012: New Balkan Boy in Belgrade. The theme of the conference was the role of men in the fight against gender-based violence, the promotion of gender equality and healthy life styles for young adults. One study which involved nearly 1,500 youth,…continue reading
Experts recognize Promundo as one of the leading nonprofit organizations with a high impact in its field
February 1, 2012
After an evaluation by seventy-seven experts, Promundo was the only Brazilian institution, also based in Washington, DC, to be identified as one of the organizations with a major impact in the field of violence against women, occupying the seventh place out of fourteen organizations, highlighted amongst others, worldwide. Due to this international recognition, the Institute…continue reading
December 19, 2011
This Monday, December 19th, the Psychologist, Francisco Aguayo, a Promundo’s partner, was interviewed by the Chilean news 24 Horas and talked about the recently released publication Masculinidad y Políticas Públicas. Watch the full interview here (in Spanish).