Founded in Brazil in 1997, Promundo works to promote gender equality and create a world free from violence by engaging men and boys in partnership with women and girls. Promundo is a global consortium with members in the United States, Brazil, Portugal, and Democratic Republic of the Congo that collaborate to achieve this mission by conducting applied research that builds the knowledge base on masculinities and gender equality; developing, evaluating, and scaling up gender-transformative interventions and programs; and carrying out national and international advocacy to prevent violence and promote gender equality.

  1. Development
    State of the World’s Fathers Report Launched

    On 9 June 2017 - just ahead of Father’s Day in many countries - Promundo launched the State of the…

  2. Rights
    Young Women May Be Driving Gender Equality in the Middle East and North Africa

    Post written by Alexa Hassink, Senior Communications and Advocacy Officer, Promundo The Middle East and North Africa often makes the news,…

  3. Uncategorized
    The Truth About Adolescent Boys

    What do we know about boys? A new publication by Promundo and UNFPA highlights the importance of engaging young men…

  4. Uncategorized
    Convincing “The Other Half” – Men

    In celebration of International Women’s Day on March 8, Promundo talked to Nikki van der Gaag about the importance of bringing…