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"KEEPING MEN AND BOYS SAFE": THE UNITED STATES AND 2013 INTERNATIONAL MEN'S DAY

Is there a connection between “Keeping Boys and Men Safe” and creating and sustaining a better and safer world? The individuals, institutions, and organizations in over 70 nations which observed 2013 International Men’s Day seem to think so. Throughout Calendar Year 2013, Global and Regional Coordinators from nations around the world which included Canada, Cuba, the United States, Argentina, Botswana, Italy, Bosnia, Tanzania, Australia, France, South Africa, the United Kingdom, Zimbabwe, Trinidad and Tobago, Jamaica, India, Egypt, Seychelles, Croatia, Singapore, Malta, Ireland, Burundi, Hungary, Austria, Ghana, Denmark, Norway, Isle of Man, Romania, China, Pakistan, Grenada, and the Cayman Islands, under the theme, “Keeping Men and Boys Safe” worked to move the world to improve the manner in which it addresses and resolves key challenges that threaten the safety of Men and Boys throughout our global village. When Men and Boys suffer and when Men and Boys are not afforded critica…