The Interagency Gender Working Group promotes gender equity in order to improve global health and foster sustainable development.

News & Updates

Men and Boys’ Mental Health: Emerging Evidence and Innovative Approaches

This webinar, hosted by the IGWG's Male Engagement Task Force, showcased research and programming for better understanding and addressing of the mental health experiences and needs of men and boys across diverse contexts (in Colombia, Eswatini, Malawi, South Africa, and Tanzania). It also demonstrated how men’s mental health intersects withother health outcomes related to family planning, maternal and child health, and HIV/AIDS.Read More

Spring Dialogues: IGWG Members Lead the Conversation!

On May 26, the Interagency Gender Working Group (IGWG) convened the “Spring Dialogues: IGWG Members Lead the Conversation!” virtual event, the first time IGWG members from around the world directed the discussion at an IGWG event. The Spring Dialogues focused on priority topics and technical challenges identified by IGWG members in the 2021 IGWG Member Survey, with volunteers from India and Nigeria facilitating discussion groups. Read More

Upcoming IGWG Event

  1. Jul

Mental Health Wellness in GBV Prevention and Response: Promoting Self-Care and Resiliency for Health Providers Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, health care providers and practitioners working in gender-based violence (GBV) prevention and response faced myriad...Read More

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