Dancer Navtej Johar Moves Chandigarh with his Passion, October 6-7
Renowned Bharatnatyam exponent and yoga expert Navtej Singh Johar, whom the MenEngage Global Symposium campaign is honoured to be associated with, spoke passionately about men and masculinity at a two-day event – ‘Men Engage Towards Cultural Equality’ held in Chandigarh on October 6-7. His whole life a shining example of androgyny, Johar’s emotional talk on issues of gender equality, violence against women and the MenEngage campaign moved the audience deeply.
Inclusion Hallmark of Madurai Regional Consultation
As part of the advocacy preceding the 2nd MenEngage Global Symposium 2014 – Men and Boys for Gender Justice, the Southern Regional Consultation of Forum to Engage Men (FEM) was organised in Madurai on 13-14 September. There were 128 participants at the event including several media representatives. All the Southern region states - Karnataka, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Kerala, Tamil Nadu and the Union Territory of Pondicherry were represented. Read more
Academic Seminar on Men and Boys for Gender Justice kick-starts at Varanasi
As More than 200 academicians and students from about 10 universities and 10 colleges are participating in the North Region Academic Seminar being organised at Gandhi Adhayan Peeth Sabhaghar, Varanasi. The symposium being held on September 13-14 is on the issue of "Men and Boys for Gender Justice". Read more
Gender issues Discussed at Allahabad Regional Symposium
At a MenEngage Regional Symposium held in partnership with Nehru Gram Bharti University, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh on 19 August, a wide variety of gender related issues were discussed. The university's Pro Vice chancellor, registrar, 20 teachers and 80 students participated in the Symposium. Read more