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Expanding the number of men and boys who take on action-oriented roles is one of the keys to ending gender-based violence. This section outlines four roles than men can take, including "taking action as a bystander."
This pocket brochure, which is available in English and Spanish languages, is designed for boys and advises them to respect others to receive respect in return. The brochure includes a short quiz that aims to guide boys to stand up for "what’s right."
Authors: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
This tool helps coaches deliver a critical message to young men: Help end violence against women by treating everyone with the same honor and respect that they give their teammates. Includes information and strategies for promoting this positive message.
This article describes the impact of fathering on child development and the effects of caregiving on fathers, discussing characteristics of paternal care and the implications from research for programs and practice.
Authors: Kyle D. Pruett, M.D., Yale Child Study Center
This article focuses on the need to include men in efforts to end violence against women. The author provides information on educational strategies that are primary prevention focused, best practices, and information on the importance of evaluation.
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