Publications

Reports
State of the World’s Fathers: Time for Action
State of the World’s Fathers: Time for Action

The 2017 State of the World's Fathers: Time for Action report lays out a bold agenda for men and boys doing fully 50 percent of the world’s unpaid care work.

State of the World’s Fathers
State of the World’s Fathers

State of the World’s Fathers is the world’s first report to provide a global view of men’s contributions to parenting and caregiving.

State of South Africa’s Fathers 2018
State of South Africa’s Fathers 2018

This report provides an overview of the state of fatherhood in South Africa and an advocacy tool for those seeking to influence policies regarding men's equitable, nonviolent caregiving.

Bandebereho/Role Model: Fathers and Couples Program Reduces Domestic Violence by 44%
Bandebereho/Role Model: Fathers and Couples Program Reduces Domestic Violence by 44%

This case study highlights the MenCare+ program in Rwanda and results from a randomized control trial.

Changing the Global Mindset on Fathers
Changing the Global Mindset on Fathers

The ZERO TO THREE Journal features an overview of evidence and lessons learned from the MenCare campaign, including recommendations for achieving the goal of equality in care work.

Gender-transformative Bandebereho couples’ intervention to promote male engagement in reproductive and maternal health and violence prevention in Rwanda
Gender-transformative Bandebereho couples’ intervention to promote male engagement in reproductive and maternal health and violence prevention in Rwanda

Results from a randomized controlled trial reveal powerful impacts of gender-transformative programming on health and violence in Rwanda.

MenCare: State of the Field – Critical Insights from the MenCare Global Meeting 2017
MenCare: State of the Field – Critical Insights from the MenCare Global Meeting 2017

This report shares critical insights from the MenCare Global Meeting 2017 in Belgrade, Serbia. 

Stories of Dear Fathers
Stories of Dear Fathers

The Prio Baba campaign published the accounts of the eight fathers in a photo book in Bengali titled Prio Babader Golpo (“Stories of Dear Fathers,” in English).

State of the World’s Fathers: Time for Action: Executive Summary
State of the World’s Fathers: Time for Action: Executive Summary

State of the World's Fathers: Time for Action outlines a bold agenda for men and boys doing 50 percent of the world’s unpaid care work.

State of the World’s Fathers: Latin America and the Caribbean: Executive Summary
State of the World’s Fathers: Latin America and the Caribbean: Executive Summary

The Executive Summary presents an overview of research about men’s engagement in caregiving in the region.

State of the World’s Fathers: Latin America and the Caribbean
State of the World’s Fathers: Latin America and the Caribbean

State of the World’s Fathers: Latin America and the Caribbean presents research about men’s engagement in issues related to fatherhood and caregiving.

State of Russia’s Fathers
State of Russia’s Fathers

This report presents the state of fatherhood in Russia, filling the gap in research on men’s engagement in care work and on the key role of fathers in gender equality.

Images of Fatherhood: Summary
Images of Fatherhood: Summary

This English report summarizes the study carried out among a Dutch fathers, obtaining insight into fathers’ involvement in caregiving.

MenCare program in Sri Lankan Tea Estate Area
MenCare program in Sri Lankan Tea Estate Area

World Vision's poster shows improved child care practices and nutrition through MenCare's fatherhood Program in Sri Lanka.

State of Brazil’s Fathers
State of Brazil’s Fathers

This report presents the state of fatherhood in Brazil, highlighting men's caregiving practices and efforts to promote engaged fatherhood.