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Friday, December 19, 2014

16 MenCare countries are getting dads involved in ending gender-based violence

From November 25 to December 10, thousands of organizations and individuals around the world united in support of 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence, a global campaign to raise awareness and gain wider support to end gender-based violence. We participated by highlighting 16 MenCare countries that are working to prevent gender-based violence around the world.

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

MenCare trainings in Sri Lanka transform the lives of fathers and families

World Vision Lanka, Ambagamuwa ADP – a MenCare Sri Lanka coordinator – has transformed the lives of over 400 fathers, their families, and their communities since the start of campaign activities in 2012.

Monday, December 01, 2014

At the MenEngage Global Symposium, MenCare discusses global advocacy for involved fatherhood

On November 10, 2014, the first day of the MenEngage Global Symposium in New Delhi, India, MenCare held a daylong advocacy workshop around the campaign’s forthcoming State of the World’s Fathers report. More than 60 people attended the workshop, discussing ways to use the report as a tool for policy, media and community advocacy around involved fatherhood and caregiving worldwide.

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Bringing Fathers In: helping global activists embrace involved fatherhood

The Fatherhood Institute and MenCare are launching a package of practical resources for health, education and social care professionals, policy makers, programme managers and designers, researchers and evaluators, to mark International Men’s Day (November 19), Universal Children’s Day (November 20) and International Day to Eradicate Violence Against Women/White Ribbon Day (November 25).

Friday, October 24, 2014

How do you encourage fathers to share the care work?

We asked MenCare friends and partners “How do you encourage fathers to share the care work?” This is what they recommended.

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