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Men and gender equality

@inproceedings{Flood2015MenAG,
  title={Men and gender equality},
  author={Michael Flood},
  year={2015}
}
Men’s roles in building gender equality are currently on the public agenda. Across the globe, there are growing efforts to engage men and boys in building more equitable relations with women and girls. Programs that engage with men have proliferated in fields such as violence prevention, sexual and reproductive health, parenting, education, and work. The last decade has seen the emergence of national and global campaigns, initiatives by international agencies, and scholarly research. Engaging… Expand
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