Men, Boys and Gender Equality

About EMERGE

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Engendering Men: Evidence on Routes to Gender Equality’ (EMERGE) is a two-year project to build an openly accessible basis of evidence, lessons and guidance for working with boys and men to promote gender equality, by early 2016.

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What's new

25.07.16Reframing men and boys in policy for gender equality – Learning Lab

Materials from the webinar, Reframing men and boys in policy for gender equality, on July 20 2016 are now available. Jerker Edström, IDS Research Fellow, drew on two years of work reviewing evidence, compiling case studies across nine themes, synthesising principles for guidance together with researchers, practitioners and policy makers. [read more]

In this final blog of the series, Thea Shahrokh discusses the vision of the EMERGE project - a better approach to working with men, boys and masculinities in policy on gender equality for the future. 

In this blog, Thea Shahrokh and Alan Greig discuss the work of Nijera Kori, a national social movement in Bangladesh fighting for the rights of landless people. The movement works with women and men together, using strategies that highlight the links between economic and gender justice.