EQUALITY 4 MEN

The Global Campaign for Men and Boys

Challenge 7: How will you support male workers and male carers?

Most conversations about gender and work focus on the inequality that women face. A common story told about masculine and feminine gender roles is that working is a ‘privilege’ and … Continue reading

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Challenge 8: How will you end male homelessness?

Homelessness is a clear sign that our society isn’t working for everyone. With 72% of homeless people having mental health problems and 82% having physical health problems, it is shocking … Continue reading

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Challenge 9: How will you protect vulnerable men and boys?

We know that some of the countries most vulnerable men and boys —such as those with mental health problems and  learning disabilities; the long-term unemployed, the elderly, the homeless, those … Continue reading

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Challenge 10: How will you help men in all their diversity?

Men and boys from different communities (for example — black men, gay men, disabled men) may face specific issues because they are men. We know for example that gay men … Continue reading

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Challenge 11 : How will you end unnecessary male circumcision?

We know that British boys are being damaged (and in extreme circumstances killed) by male circumcision, a medically unnecessary practice that isn’t currently monitored and regulated in the UK. The … Continue reading

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Challenge 12: How will you help men and boys to strengthen their communities?

Boys and girls can benefit from the influence of a broad range of adult role models. All children benefit from male role models and for boys in particular, men represent … Continue reading

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