In a 24/7 connected world where media news circulates every speck of information, we sieve through the most relevant articles related to gender, men and masculinities for you. Here you will find all the news on our work with men and a selection of the best of the rest.
Male exclusive spaces promote patriarchy
THE exclusive all-male spaces in the Haryana region are noticeably thriving. These masculine spaces where men congregate more commonly than women, provide men a distinct advantage regarding the deployment of power, which extends from home to the outside public domain encompassing the village, community and wider society. Read More
Actor Emma Watson joins UN Women's He For She campaign
Emma Watson has called on men to help end gender inequality. During a speech made in New York as part of her role as UN Women Goodwill ambassador, the Harry Potter actress questioned how her objective will ever be reached if only half the population take part. Read more l Video Clip
MenEngage partnerships in Delhi are making news
Naila Kabeer's 'Grief and rage in India: making violence against women history?'
There was uproar in India at the brutal gang rape of a 23 year old student on her way home from the cinema. Can we harness the international attention to this case to demand that the world's leaders commit themselves to a policy of zero tolerance of violence against women in the post-Millennium Development Goals agenda? Read more from the article first published on 12 June 2014 and then republished recently. Read more
American activist Ben Atherton-Zeman, partnering with MenEngage in India.
American activist Ben Atherton-Zeman, partnering with MenEngage in India, has been touring the country with his interactive one act play 'Voices of Men.' Banking on humour to get his message across, Ben told an audience in the city of Coimbatore in Tamil Nadu - The world will be a better place once men accept and act upon the thought that “we are part of the solution." Read the media coverage of his interactions in India.
The Tribune's 'Gender Sensitive Men of Indian Villages' by Usha Rai.
The Tribune's 'Gender Sensitive Men of Indian Villages' by Usha Rai covers the work of MASVAW (Men's Action for Stopping Violence Against Women) in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India and experiences of working with men for gender equality in the state of Maharashtra in the country. Read more
An opinion piece, 'Working With Masculinities' in The Hindu by Harsh Mander.
An opinion piece, 'Working With Masculinities' in The Hindu by Harsh Mander speaks about how gender equality will make the world kinder, less violent and less demanding for men as well.