MenEngage Africa May 2016 newsletter

The May 2016 issue of the MenEngage Africa newsletter is out! With stories on an April workshop addressing violence against women and girls in post-conflict settings; a high-level meeting on conflict areas in the Great Lakes region; an initiative providing provide sanitary towels and underwear to school girls in Nairobi; a collaboration between Kenya MenEngage Alliance and faith-based organizations to sensitise religious leaders on the prevention of domestic violence, women’s empowerment and male involvement in issues of gender transformation – and much more!

Table of Contents:

  • Workshop addressing violence against women and girls in conflict and post-conflict settings in Africa
  • Responding to conflict and sexual & gender-based violence in the Great Lakes Region
  • Ensuring menstruation does not prevent girls from attending school
  • Shifting male gender norms with religious leaders
  • MenEngage Africa alliance manager attends African Women in Leadership Network forum
  • MenEngage Africa alliance manager attends African Women in Leadership Network forum
  • MenEngage DRC encourages healthy relations among couples
  • MenEngage Botswana’s Desmond Lungah selected for 2016 Yali Fellowship
  • Mabingwa “The Champions”
  • The True Story of Ghati and Rhobi

Click here for a link to the issue.