MenCare Brazil Film

Posted on August 14, 2014 at 4:12 am

The MenCare Campaign is proud to present Marcio’s Story, an emotional telling of how fatherhood plays an integral role in men’s lives. Marcio, a man living in Brazil, narrates in first person the importance of supporting men’s involvement in the ...

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MenCare Rwanda Film

Posted on August 14, 2014 at 4:10 am

The MenCare Campaign presents Theresa and Landuwari’s story from Rwanda, a journey of a husband and father’s understanding that when men engage as caregivers in the home and support women’s economic empowerment and education, it benefits women, children and the ...

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“The Gift of Fatherhood” – MenCare South Africa

Posted on August 14, 2014 at 4:08 am

Fatherhood is a gift to children, but it’s also a gift to dads. In Khayelitsha, Themba inspires his younger brother, Andrew, who is about to become a father. [Produced by Goodfight Media with Sonke Gender Justice…for Sonke, MenCare Global and ...

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MenCare Movie – Indonesia

Posted on August 14, 2014 at 3:06 am

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Narratives of young South African fathers: redefining masculinity through fatherhood

Posted on August 11, 2014 at 10:56 am

In the new South Africa gender role constructions are slowly shifting, this article explores early fatherhood as a potential site for the development of alternative masculinities. Existing research tends to cast young men as subjects of risk factor vulnerability and ...

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The men’s health gap: men must be included in the global health equity agenda

Posted on August 11, 2014 at 9:44 am

In most parts of the world, health outcomes among boys and men continue to be substantially worse than among girls and women, yet this gender-based disparity in health has received little national, regional or global acknowledgement or attention from health ...

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‘Because I am a man, I should be gentle to my wife and my children’: positive masculinity to stop gender-based violence in a coastal district in Vietnam, Gender & Development, 21:1, 81-96

Posted on August 8, 2014 at 11:02 am

Despite the efforts of the government to promote gender equality in Vietnam, genderbased violence is still a critical issue. This article explores a pilot project, the Responsible Men Club, developed and implemented in a coastal district in Vietnam from 2010 ...

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