‘Swapping the stick for a broom: Men supporting women in local politics in India’, EMERGE Story of Change 4

Promundo-US, Sonke Gender Justice, Institute of Development Studies, September 2015
 
Working with men to support and increase women's participation in local politics
BRIDGE (2015) ‘Swapping the stick for a broom: Men supporting women in local politics in India’, EMERGE Case Study 4, Promundo-US, Sonke Gender Justice and the Institute of Development Studies (IDS), Brighton: IDS

This story of change pulls out the key findings from EMERGE case study 4, which focuses on the work of the Samajhdar Jodidar project in rural Maharashta, India. The project works with men to catalyse change at personal and political levels in order to address women’s subordinate status in society. 

Authors: BRIDGE
Licence: CC BY 2.0