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Happy Mother’s Day from MenCare!

This Sunday marks Mother’s Day for many of us around the world. On Mother’s Day – and every day – we celebrate the invaluable role that mothers play in their children’s lives, and we want to do our part to support moms worldwide. We know that although women make up about half of the work 

Join MenCare at the 2018 International Social and Behavior Change Communication (SBCC) Summit

2018 SBCC Summit logo

The 2018 International Social and Behavior Change Communication (SBCC) Summit featuring Entertainment Education takes place April 16-20 in Nusa Dua, Indonesia, and MenCare is presenting its evidence-based approaches to engaging men in fatherhood and care, including global best practices in programming, campaigns, and advocacy. The collective power of people to transform the social and political 

New fathers in Rwanda use 40% less violence against a partner nearly 2 years after MenCare program, reveals new study

Results from a randomized controlled trial (RCT) released today in the journal PLOS ONE reveal powerful impacts of targeted, gender-transformative programming on health and violence in Rwanda. Almost two years after participating in a MenCare fathers’ and couples’ program in Rwanda, men are nearly half as likely to use violence against their female partners and 

MenCare partner AÇEV engages over 30 companies in Turkey to promote gender equality and involved fatherhood in the private sector

A father and child play together. Photo courtesy of AÇEV.

The private sector is now widely accepted around the world as a pivotal player in promoting social change and development, and businesses are more accountable than ever for their impact on communities. In Turkey, too, the importance of private-sector engagement in advancing involved fatherhood and gender equality in the workplace has become ever more apparent. 

Fatherhood México is promoting fathers’ positive involvement through collaboration and partnership

MenCare partner Fatherhood México is partnering with for-profit and nonprofit groups to raise awareness of the important role that fathers can play in their children’s lives, and of the benefits for families and communities when men are actively, responsibly involved in fatherhood and care. Fatherhood México is currently collaborating with DadBox, a monthly subscription service 

On International Women’s Day, MenCare advocates for redistribution of unpaid care work to promote gender equality

On March 8, organizations, activists, and individuals around the world will commemorate International Women’s Day, celebrating women’s empowerment and highlighting efforts still needed to reach true gender equality. This International Women’s Day, MenCare: A Global Fatherhood Campaign is sharing messaging around the importance of recognizing and redistributing unpaid care work between men and women as a