This guidance document was conceived to articulate the Peace Corps’ approach to promoting gender, and to provide resources on how to integrate gender considerations at every step of the programming, training, and evaluation cycle.
This manual was developed by EngenderHealth and Promundo to support efforts for working with men and boys to reflect on and the role and impact of negative norms about masculinity, and transform those norms into more positive attitudes. It can be used to train facilitators who will implement workshop activities with groups of men.
These notes illustrate how sex, gender, identity, and sexual orientation are viewed in the Dominican context.
This manual is intended to support community based efforts to engage men and boys around harmful masculine norms that impact their health and well-being and underlie risk behaviors, including alcohol, substance abuse, and violence.