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List of contact parliamentarians involved in the parliamentary dimension of the Council of Europe campaign to combat violence against women, including domestic violence (2006 – 2008) appointed by national parliaments;
Daphne projects related to men
>> Men – equality and welfare -Nordic conference on men, masculinities and gender equality SAS Radisson Hotel Scandinavia, Oslo, Tuesday 6. February 2007, 9.30 am – 15.30 pmNordic Council of Ministers and Ministry of Children and Equality are inviting Nordic politicians and other decision makers from state level and municipalities, and from working life organisations, to attend this conference. The aim of the conference is:  1. A sum up of five years of Nordic cooperation on men, masculinities and gender equality 2. To discuss what now, looking forward, sending recommendations to Nordic governments, municipalities and working life about what male policy ought to be in the years to come.

>> Daniel WELZER-LANG, les hommes aussi changent, Paris, Payot
Sans tabou, Daniel Welzer-Lang aborde aussi bien les violences conjugales que l’homopho­bie, les pratiques échangistes que la prostitution et le commerce du sexe, le phénomène des « tournantes » que le monde de la prison, ou encore les nouveaux comportements des hommes à la maison et leurs résistances au changement.  


>> National Trainers, Speakers and Consultants on issues related to the sex trade


STORM a unit of Project PROSPER Inc® Is a national harm/risk reduction based educational and direct services program. www.projectprosper.org 


>> RAIN = The Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN) is the nation's largest anti-sexual assault organization. RAINN created and operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline at 1.800.656.HOPE. RAINN also publicizes the hotline's free, confidential services; educates the public about sexual assault; and leads national efforts to improve services to victims and ensure that rapists are brought to justice.

About three percent of American men —- a total of 2.78 million men—have

experienced an attempted or completed rape in their lifetime.



>> Do Batterer Intervention Programs Work? Two Studies

Office of Justice Programs, National Institute of Justice

September 2003 Full report available at: http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/nij 


>> Slogans for banners, graffiti, etc.


anti-prostitution slogans(from Profem list)

You pay for a night, she pays with her life.

If prostitution is work, suggest it to your daugters.

The Russian girl you rape could have been your daughter (this applies especially in Greece where Russian women are being trafficked by the thousands).

Prostitution: Men create the demand. Women are the supply.

Prostitution is not a victimless crime.

Prostitution is sold and bought rape.../...


>> Men and Masculinities is a new journal committed to publishing high-quality, interdisciplinary research in the emerging field of men and masculinities studies. Men and Masculinities presents peer-reviewed empirical and theoretical scholarship grounded in the most current theoretical perspectives within gender studies, including feminism, queer theory and multiculturalism. Using diverse methodologies, Men and Masculinities's articles explore the evolving roles and perceptions of men across society. http://www.sagepub.com/journal.aspx?pid=221 


>> The AIM Framework: Addressing nd Involving Men and Boys To Promote Gender Equality and End Gender

Discrimination and Violence by


To contact Michael Kaufman: mk@michaelkaufman.com 

The White Ribbon Campaign: www.whiteribbon.com 


>> International Course: Gender and Peace Studies (San José, Costa Rica 8-26 September 2003) . Introduction to fundamentals of gender studies, The promise of peace, the problems of war, Reasons for wars, Importance of gender in the building of peace ....The Department invites you to look for more information, including an application form, at the UPEACE website: http://www.upeace.org Additionally, you may contact the Office for Academic Administration directly at <acadmin@upeace.org >


Report on the White Ribbon Campaign Visit to Beijing

White Ribbons ‚pur’ http://www.whiteribbon.at 

Group of Male Volunteers for the Elimination of Violence against Women and Promotion of Gender Equality” UNIFEM
White Ribbon Kampagne in China



>> 28th National Men & Masculinity Conference : August 2003
Gender, Violence, and Power: Making the Connections
The University of Wisconsin student organization, Men Making a Difference, a chapter of the National Organization for Men Against Sexism, is pleased to host the 28th National Conference on Men and Masculinity (M*M28) at the UW-Madison campus from August 1 through 3 2003. http://www.nomas.org/sys-tmpl/html/  
E.mail: masculinityconference@hotmail.com 

>>  In keeping with the present humor on the list of Profem, perhaps check out the following: http://gatt.org/regime/


>>  The Building Partnerships Initiative to End Men's Violence (BPI) is a collaborative project of the Family Violence Prevention Fund, the Center for Disease Control, the Gay Lesbian and Straight Education Network, the Institute on Domestic Violence in the African American Community, the Institute on Domestic Violence in the Asian & Pacific Islander Community, Minnesota Center Against Violence and Abuse, Men Can Stop Rape, the National Network to End Domestic Violence, National Sexual Violence Resource Center, and Prevention Institute. This initiative is funded by the Office on Violence Against Women within the US Department of Justice.

>> Manhood and War by Michael Kaufman (Iraq war time) 
>> Talking to Children about War and Violence in the World: Teaching About Conflict in the World: ESR is a national non-profit organization founded in 1982 whos mission is to make teaching social responsibility a core practice in educationso that young people develop the convictions and skills to shape a safe, sustainable, democratic, and just world. http://www.esrnational.org/   Cambridge, MA 02138
- USA Tel: +1 617-492-1764x18 E-mail: ldieringer@esrnational.org 
>> IWPR: The Institute for War & Peace Reporting strengthens local journalism in areas of conflict. By training reporters, facilitating dialogue and providing reliable information, it supports peace, democracy and development in societies undergoing crisis and change
>> Battle Lines - It's a guy thing 

>> An Open Letter to President Bush, Read by Eve Ensler (V-Day) 


>> Réseau Hommes France: Ce réseau est un réseau de collaboration et d'amitié entre hommes. Il a pour but de permettre à des hommes de se retrouver en petits groupes de partage et de rechercher des relations de confiance et d'intimité. Le réseau veut agir comme facteur de cohésion sociale entre les hommes de différentes générations qui appartiennent à des groupes religieux, linguistiques ou ethniques différents. Cet apprentissage de l'intimité entre hommes vise également une meilleure relation entre les hommes et les femmes.
>> "Partners in Change: Working with Men to End Gender-Based Violence" has been

published by INSTRAW of the UN ( www.un-instraw.org  ).Partners in Change, edited by Alan Grieg, is a compilation of 7 articlesaddressing men's work in addressing men's violence representing: Australia, South Africa, Pakistan, Brazil and the US. These articles address various issues related to working with men and focus on increasing men's involvement.


>> Suisse : Haro sur les maris violents ! From : Claire David www.cdeacf.ca 
>> Only Gender Balanced World can Bring Forth-Sustain Prosperity and World Peace 
>> Why is domestic violence a human rights concern?
>> (Fr) Nouvelle publication: « Partenaires pour le changement: travailler aux côtés des hommes afin de mettre fin à la violence liée au sexe » /
L'institut international pour la recherche et l'entraînement pour l'épanouissement des femmes (INTRAW-ONU) / Pour des renseignements supplémentaires, veuillez voir : http://www.un-instraw.org/fr/resources/publications.html  ou contacter Jeannie Ash de Pou at: jash@un-instraw.org
>> (En) New publication : "Partners in Change: Working with Men to End Gender-Based Violence" / United Nations International Research and Training
Institute for the Advancement of Women (UN-INSTRAW) / For more information please visit: http://www.un-instraw.org/en/resources/publications.html or contact Jeannie Ash de Pou at: jash@un-instraw.org