Adolescent Boys and Young Men: Engaging Them as Supporters of Gender Equality and Health and Understanding Their Vulnerabilities

Posted on December 5, 2016 at 10:22 pm

This technical paper, based on global research, seeks to create a better understanding of the realities of adolescent boys and young men. It explores the specific risks and realities in relation to health in general, violence, sexuality and sexual and ...

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Graduate Journal of Social Sciences: Men, Masculinities, and Violence

Posted on December 5, 2016 at 5:03 pm

The Graduate Journal of Social Science has published a special issue on ‘Men, Masculinities, and Violence’. The issue contains academic papers, personal narratives, and photo series by academics and artists from several different countries and sociopolitical contexts. The entire journal ...

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State of World Population Report 2016

Posted on November 3, 2016 at 9:55 am

Forced marriage, child labour, female genital mutilation and other practices undermining girls’ health and rights threaten the world’s ambitious development agenda, warns UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, in The State of World Population 2016, released today. Practices that harm ...

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Conferentie Emancipator PRO: Het mannenemancipatie evenement voor professionals – Amsterdam

Posted on May 30, 2016 at 2:45 pm

Datum: 9 juni 2016. Mannenemancipatie voor professionals Emancipator nodigt je uit voor hét jaarlijkse event voor professionals die in hun werk te maken hebben met mannen, jongens en emancipatie: EmancipatorPRO! Met dit evenement delen we onze kennis, laten we ons ...

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4th Women Deliver Global Conference – Copenhagen, Denmark

Posted on May 14, 2016 at 2:47 pm

Start Date: 2016-05-16

Date: Monday, 16 May 2016 to Thursday, 19 May 2016 Location: Copenhagen, Denmark Women Deliver’s 4th Global Conference, taking place 16-19 May 2016, will be the largest gathering on girls’ and women’s health and rights in the last decade and one ...

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Sex in the UK: how culture and society can define your sexual health

Posted on April 22, 2016 at 6:00 am

It’s a Thursday night in central London and a community of men, and some women, are arriving for their monthly gathering. They enter the nightclub in the city’s Chinatown, located at the southern-most tip of the well-known entertainment district of ...

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Information series on sexual and reproductive health and rights – United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights

Posted on April 19, 2016 at 6:10 am

Useful 1 pagers on human rights and SRHR , all issues are covered (like LGBTI, abortion, gender inequality, contraceptives & family planning, maternal health etc.) developed by OHCHR. Women’s sexual and reproductive health is related to multiple human rights, including ...

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Engendering Men: A Collaborative Review of Evidence on Men and Boys in Social Change and Gender Equality

Posted on November 10, 2015 at 11:18 am

This evidence review is part of a two year project that attempts to answer the question, ‘what works best when it comes to engaging men and boys for gender equality?’ Trends, shifts, related social norms, and structures over the past ...

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Exhibition ‘Becoming Fathers – Reproductive Journeys in Malawi’

Posted on September 26, 2015 at 6:45 am

Listening to the experiences of individual men and respecting their diversity and difference is crucial to understanding the context of reproductive health issues. From July 2015, a digital exhibition ‘Becoming fathers’ on Malawian men is available online. This exhibition on ...

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UN set to change the world with new development goals – The Lancet

Posted on September 24, 2015 at 6:06 am

This report from the Lancet gives a good summary of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), including arguments pro and con. The report also provides clarity on how the Health sector can engage with the SDGs and potential opportunities and threats.  Author: John ...

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