Masculinities and Violence in Crisis Settings: Consultation Report

A two-day consultation on ‘Masculinities and Violence in Crisis Settings’ was held on 26-27 October,
2016, organised by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Women’s International
League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF), the International Civil Society Action Network (ICAN) and
MenEngage Alliance. The consultation brought together a number of experts in the field of gender
equality, peace and security in order to develop a better collective understanding of the concept of
masculinities and how it interacts with and influences violence in crisis settings.