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.

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.

The Art of Family Living
The Art of Family Living

The Art of Family Living consists of 13 stories pf change from MenCare participants in World Vision Lanka's fathers groups in Sri Lanka.

Progress towards prohibiting all corporal punishment of children in East and Southern Africa
Progress towards prohibiting all corporal punishment of children in East and Southern Africa

The briefing highlights the human rights imperative to prohibit all violent punishment of children.

State of the World’s Fathers: Indonesia Country Report
State of the World’s Fathers: Indonesia Country Report

Adapted from the first State of the World’s Fathers in 2015, this regional report focuses on men’s caregiving practices in Indonesia.

MenCare+ South Africa Outcome Measurement Report
MenCare+ South Africa Outcome Measurement Report

This evaluation analyzes the efficacy and impact of the MenCare+ program in South Africa.

State of America’s Fathers
State of America’s Fathers

State of America’s Fathers aims to increase the visibility and value of care work in the United States with never-before-analyzed data and bold policy recommendations.