The Global Campaign for Men and Boys

UK government helps male rape victims towards equality

There was some good news for campaigners for men’s equality last month with the announcement that the UK Government has set aside £500,000 to help the one in eight victims … Continue reading

March 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

Circumcision is violence against men and boys says Health Professor

The circumcision of baby boys is a form of violence against men and boys that helps make us indifferent to other problems that men and boys face, according a UK-based Professor … Continue reading

December 21, 2013 · 2 Comments

English female head teacher charged with sex abuse of boy….

A female head teacher praised for her  “inspiring leadership” by Her Majesty’s Chief Inspector of Education has been charged with eight sexual offences against a boy aged under 16. Anne Lakey, … Continue reading

December 6, 2013 · 1 Comment

Challenge 5: How will you tackle crime involving men and boys?

High crime rates make everyone feel unhappy and unsafe. Men and boys are more likely to commit crime, more likely to be victims of crime and more likely to be … Continue reading

November 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Challenge 6: How will you reduce violence involving men and boys?

In recent decades there has been a growing focus on tackling violence against women and girls, but no such focus on helping men and boys. And yet globally, men and … Continue reading

November 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Acid attacks are gender-based violence against men…

Men in London are three times more likely to be victims of acid attacks than women according to police statistics. Globally, acid attacks are often described as form of gender-based … Continue reading

November 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

November 11: a day to remember that men aren’t to blame for war….

Every year on Remembrance Day I thank destiny that I wasn’t born a man at a time of war, says Glen Poole of equality4men……. It’s 99 years since the First … Continue reading

November 11, 2013 · Leave a comment