A Manual for Engaging Men in Fatherhood, Caregiving, and Maternal and Child Health
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What is Program P?
Program P (“P” for “Padre” and “Pai” in Spanish and Portuguese, respectively, meaning “Father”) provides concrete strategies and activities to engage men globally in active fatherhood from their partner’s pregnancies through their children’s early years. It identifies best practices on engaging men in maternal and child health, caregiving, and preventing violence against women and children.
Who can use it?
Health workers, social activists, nonprofit organizations (or NGOs), educators and other individuals and institutions that aim to use ‘men as caregivers’ as a starting point, with the goal of improving family well-being and gender equality.
Section 1: Fatherhood in the Health Sector: A Guide for Health Professionals on Engaging Men Section 2: Engaged Fatherhood: Group Education for Fathers and their Partners Section 3: Mobilizing Your Community: A Guide for Implementing a MenCare Campaign in your Setting
Download Program P (English & Spanish)
Download Program P in English.
Download by Section: Introduction – Section 1 – Section 2 – Section 3 Download Nicaragua’s Programa P in Spanish.