Transformation by 2030

Men and Masculinities, Violence Against Women and Girls

Publication Subtitle: How ending gender-based violence and engaging men and boys will contribute to the world’s next development framework
Publication Year: 2015
Publication Author: ICRW

This policy brief presents findings from an expert consultation among Indian government and civil society representatives on gender equality, with a special focus on men, masculinities, and the critical role that men have to play toward the success of the post-2015 development agenda.

The brief puts forward recommendations on how men and boys can help end gender-based violence and achieve gender equality in India, including working to shift gender norms at an early age, identifying male advocates of gender equality, preparing adolescent boys to tackle peer pressure, and more.

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