Development Trends Increasing engagement of men and boys for gender equality

Publikationsdatum:
2014-10-14
Språk:
Engelska
Typ:
Development Trends
Issued:
September 2014
Beskrivning:
Development cooperation has an increasing focus on gender equality with the aim to improve women and girls’ disadvantaged position and status. The focus is mostly on women and girls as target groups, but there is now a clear trend for a greater engagement of men and boys in these efforts. Evidence shows that the involvement of supportive men and boys contributes to lasting socio-cultural changes in favour of gender equality.

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