This online certificate course on engaging men and boys in gender equality programming involves approximately 30 hours of reading, discussion, webinars and quizzes, and is offered over a six-week period beginning October 11th, 2017. It is hosted by the Global Human Rights Education and Training Centre, and costs $495 to enroll. The course is intended for staff of inter-governmental and non-governmental organisations, (under)graduate students, humanitarian practitioners, gender focal points and others interested in gender equality. Participants should have a good written command of English — the working language of the course, and have high competence and comfort with computer and internet use.
Week 1: Men, masculinities and gender – key concepts and normative/legal framework
Week 2: Opportunities and challenges of engaging men and boys in gender equality programming
Week 3: Gender-based violence
Week 4: Sexual and reproductive health and HIV/AIDS
Week 5: Domestic work and caregiving
Week 6: Lessons learned and the way ahead