men, masculinities and gender politics

Authors

International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF)

Men-streaming in sexual and reproductive health and HIV: A toolkit for policy development and advocacy (2010)

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Sexual and reproductive health and rights and HIV programmes are likely to have greater impact on communities if they address constructively the actual and potential role of men in society. At present, however, many such programmes often fail to target men, to address their specific needs and understand the wider influence of male and female gender norms.