Male Allies for WPS

Awardee Spotlight May 2022

May 04, 2022
Enlightening and Empowering People with Disabilities in Africa (EEPD AFRICA) Sefakor Komabu-Pomeyie, Founder and Managing Director Enlightening and Empowering People with Disabilities in Africa (EEPD Africa) assists and advocates for those with disabilities throughout Africa. Starting with addressing education equity issues in Ghana, it also focuses on other accessibility issues, such as access... Read more
Mobilizing Men As Partners for WPS

Distinguished Awardee Spotlight

August 17, 2021
Awardee Spotlight Blog Post July 2021 Himalayan Healthcare Lisa Gomer, Secretary and Founding Partner Himalayan Healthcare (HHC) works to improve the quality of life for Nepalis living in remote and impoverished areas of Nepal. It achieves its mission by providing sustainable development programs focusing on gender-sensitive primary healthcare, women’s empowerment, community education and... Read more

Mobilizing Men as Allies for Women, Peace, and Security: Building a Community of Practice

June 10, 2021
When the Mobilizing Men as Partners for Women, Peace, and Security (MAWPS) project was launched in 2019 in partnership with Our Secure Future and Strategy for Humanity, its goals included strengthening and empowering women’s organizations in conflict-affected countries, opening doors of peace processes for women and women’s organizations, especially from grassroots groups, and expanding the... Read more
Male Allies for Women, Peace and Security, Gender Equality

Two Years on: Mobilizing Men as Partners for Women, Peace, and Security

April 27, 2021
The full and meaningful participation of women is critical to creating lasting peace. Mobilizing Men as Partners for Women, Peace, and Security was launched in March, 2019 to help ensure that participation. At its launch, MAWPS adopted a charter and statement of principles that guided it’s work. MAWPS goals were to: Help open doors of peace processes for women and women’s organizations,... Read more
Male Allies for Women, Peace and Security Gender Equality

Male Partners For WPS Interview Series: Dean Peacock

March 30, 2021
Dean Peacock is Director of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom's initiative to confront militarized masculinities, a multi-country project in partnership with the MenEngage Alliance. He is also a Senior Fellow at Promundo, a visiting scholar at the Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies at the University of San Diego, an honorary senior lecturer at the University of Cape Town's... Read more

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