Skip to main content

Posts

Showing posts from October 16, 2013

RAISING GREAT MEN(TM) ISSUES "CALL TO ACTION TO WOMEN" TO SUPPORT BOYS' AND MEN'S EMOTIONAL AND MENTAL WELL-BEING IN OBSERVANCE OF 2013 INTERNATIONAL MEN'S DAY

P R E S S   R E L E A S E

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT: Ms. Marie Roker-Jones Founder, Raising Great Men (TM) E-Mail: mroker@raisinggreatmen.com
RAISING GREAT MEN (TM) ISSUES "CALL TO ACTION TO WOMEN" TO SUPPORT BOYS AND MEN'S EMOTIONAL AND MENTAL WELL-BEING IN OBSERVANCE OF 2013 INTERNATIONAL MEN'S DAY


NEW YORK, NY (USA) – 16 October 2013 – In observance of 2013 International Men’s Day which will be celebrated in over 70 nations throughout our global village under the theme, “Keeping Men And Boys Safe”, Raising Great Men™ has issued a “Call To Action To Women” to support the emotional and mental well-being of the boys and men in their lives.

          The emotional and mental health of boys and men has been identified by the International Men’s Day Global Team as one of the challenges to keeping them safe.  The “Call To Action” for Women launched by Raising Great Men™ under the leadership of its founder, Ms. MarieRoker-Jones represents the first tier of a two-tiered initi…

A LOOK AT LITERARY WORK PENNED BY GENDER ISSUES THOUGHT LEADER AND INTERNATIONAL MEN'S DAY FOUNDER JEROME TEELUCKSINGH, Ph.D.

ACHIEVING PEACE, EQUALITY, AND A HEALTHY ENVIRONMENT
Author:  Jerome Teelucksingh, Ph.D.
Publisher:  Author House ™
ISBN:  978-1-4634-4218-7
Website:  www.amazon.com



How is that individuals from over 70 nations who speak different languages and worship differently are able to “check their egos at the door” and work together with a compassionate spirit to create a better and safer world? Gender Issues Thought Leader, author, poet, humanitarian and faculty member in the History Department at the University of Trinidad and Tobago offers some profound answers through his latest literary work, “Achieving Peace, Equality, And A Healthy Environment”.  In 1999, Dr. Teelucksingh stepped out on faith and inaugurated International Men’s Day on 19 November in Trinidad and Tobago.  He selected 19 November as the date for the observance of International Men’s Day because it is his Father’s birthday. 


Dr. Teelucksingh is a man who constantly asks, “What if?”  In 1999, he asked, “What if the invaluable con…