Gender Equality and Men: learning from practice.Why include men in gender equality and anti-poverty work? What works with men in practice? What is the impact of including men in gender analysis and action? How should organisations develop work with men?
In international debates on gender equality there is a growing emphasis on men, not only as holders of privileges or as perpetrators of violence, but also as potential and actual contributors to gender equality. The conclusions of the 48th session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women Noun 1. Commission on the Status of Women - the commission of the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations that is concerned with the status of women in different societies in 2004 urged key stakeholders Stakeholders
All parties that have an interest, financial or otherwise, in a firm-stockholders, creditors, bondholders, employees, customers, management, the community, and the government. (including governments, UN organisations, and civil society) to promote action at all levels in fields such as education, health services health services Managed care The benefits covered under a health contract , training, media and the workplace to increase the contribution of men and boys to furthering gender equality.
Based on examples of interventions in five fields (reproductive re·pro·duc·tive
1. Of or relating to reproduction.
2. Tending to reproduce.
subserving or pertaining to reproduction. and sexual health, fatherhood, gender-based violence, livelihoods, and work with young men) from a range of countries, Gender Equality and Men aims to provide a critical account of practical experience in work with men for gender equality, and to share knowledge and expertise gained from programmes run by Oxfam Oxfam Oxford Committee for Famine Relief
Oxfam n abbr (BRIT) (= Oxford Committee for Famine Relief) → OXFAM
Oxfam n abbr (Brit) (= GB and other organisations. Contributors to this book are development practitioners from both the global South and North, and there are also contributions from consultants and researchers.
Oxfam GB, 2004
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