This web site provides a tool kit designed to help people work with men and boys to prevent gender-based violence. It provides readings, case studies, handouts, exercises, and other resources as well as community-building tools.
This 11-chapter manual offers trainers an array of participatory experiential exercises to reach men (and their partners), exploring gender socialization and its impact on HIV prevention and care. Piloted in Ethiopia, Namibia, South Africa and Tanzania, the manual is designed to assist trainers in developing curricula to work with men and boys on gender, HIV and AIDS issues. Chapter topics include: Gender and Power, Sexuality, Men and Health, Substance Use, Healthy Relationships, STI and HIV prevention, Living with HIV, Fatherhood, Violence and Making Change-Taking Action.
CSAP’s Northeast Center for the Application of Prevention Technologies (CAPT)
These facilitated online courses, lasting between one and three weeks, allow practitioners to explore current research, obtain practical tools, participate in structured learning activities and share their knowledge, experiences and perspectives with one another. Courses include: Effective Strategies: Building Blocks of Prevention, Data Collection Methods: Getting Down to Basics, Social Marketing, Linking Substance Abuse and Violence Prevention to Academic Success, Involving Youth in Your Substance Abuse Prevention Program, Don't Judge a Book by Its Cover: Using Feasibility Assessment to
United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM)
Women on the Frontline is a video documentary series that shines a light on violence against women and girls. The series takes the viewer to homes, villages and cities around the world where a largely unreported war against females is being waged. Example of what the series include: Nepal, where thousands of women are trafficked each year; Turkey, where killing in the name of honour continues; and Mauritania, where women who have been raped may go to prison.
This is a two part presentation by David Lee and Robert Coombs in which they highlight lessons learned from CALCASA's MyStrength program about using social marketing tools to shift cultural norms around sexual assault. Part One. Part Two.
(82 minutes) The following presentation was recorded on April 15, 2009 at Men Can Stop Rape'sMen and Women as Allies National Conference on the Primary Prevention of Men’s Violence Against Women. Based on experiences from Latin America, Asia and Africa, the presenters share promising practices for engaging men, boys, women and girls in overcoming and preventing sexual violence.
Podcasts from A Call to Men's 2009 national conference include: The Role Men Play in Efforts to End Violence Against Women, The Socialization of Men, Child Custody and the Oppression of Women and other related topics.
This PowerPoint presentation is meant to facilitate participants' involvement in community-level sexual violence prevention efforts. It discusses what puts children and adolescents at risk for sexual violence and what you as a parent and a community member to prevent sexual violence.
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