Overcoming Violence Exploring Masculinities, Violence, and Peacebuilding

Monday, November 22, 2010
Author: 
Women Peacemakers Program
PeaceWomen Consolidated Themes: 
Reconstruction and Peacebuilding

The WPP believes that training male peace activists in gender-sensitive active nonviolence is important to increase the involvement of men both in gender-sensitive peacebuilding and as allies with women in the fight against gender-based violence and gender inequality. Gender-sensitive male trainers can act as powerful role models for gender equality and are in a good position to reach out to other men.

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