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The Limitless Potential of Men to Transform Manhood

By Courtney E. Martin (@courtwrites), columnist for On Being 

In many cultures, a strong preference, or even a mandate, for male babies — leading some women to have sex-selective abortions — has resulted in a huge gender gap. 122 more words

Man Of Faith

Guardian, partners accelerate efforts aim at ending FGM in Gambia

The Guardian Media Campaign Academy, in partnership with Safe Hands for Girls and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), are to start a five-day training to introduce journalist and young activists across the country to new media tools they can use in creating awareness on the ills of Female Genital Mutilation in the Gambian society. 299 more words


Sema Yakar Will Serve As Advisor to Şişli’s New Equality Unit

At the inauguration of Şişli’s Social Equality Unit, Şişli Mayor Hayri İnönü noted that the Unit will focus on gender issues and Sema Yakar will serve as a volunteer advisor. 846 more words

LGBTI Activism