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Promundo´s activities during the pandemic

May 26, 2020

Promundo , during the pandemic, continues with its mission of promoting gender equity and preventing gender-based violence to the most vulnerable populations. Understanding the importance of the continuity of our actions, within the scope of the Youth Projects for the End of Violence (JPFV) and An Island of Paternities, our team promoted an adaptation of…
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Promundo receives the National Council of Justice (CNJ) Award

February 11, 2020

On March 12, 2019, the winners of the public selection of good practices for early childhood received the awards from the National Council of Justice (CNJ) during the Seminar of the National Pact for Early Childhood of Brazil.  The public call for Selection, Awarding and Dissemination of Good Practices for promotion of rights and early…
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Gender equity benefits all of us

June 6, 2019

By Rafia Qureshi, Executive Director, Womanity Foundation* The past few years have witnessed a much-needed and growing awareness of the importance of women’s issues. The rise of notable movements, such as #MeToo, #Timesup and the World March of Women, brought the fight for equity to the forefront. However, gender equity is still considered a “women’s…
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According to the 2019 State of Fatherhood in the World report, 85% of fathers say they would do anything to get very involved in caring for a new child, but they are still taking on far less responsibility than mothers

June 5, 2019

On June 5, Promundo launched the 2019 State of Fatherhood in the World report, presenting new data from more than 40 countries and recommendations to close the unpaid care gap. The third report on the Status of Fatherhood in the World was released today at presentations in Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo. The Status…
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GlobalGRACE Initiative conducts an experiment on equity cultures in Brazil

May 22, 2019

Event formed the initiative’s Partnerships and Exchanges Meeting agenda in the country Routes, paths, movements, trails … Several ways to build cultures of equity – of gender, race, sexuality, class – exist, resist, reinvent themselves, articulate themselves and inspire us to seek reflections and practices that make possible a present time and future of less…
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