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UGANDA JUMP STARTS INTERNATIONAL MEN'S DAY OBSERVANCE WITH SOLUTIONS-ORIENTED GENDER EQUALITY AND YOUTH SUSTAINABILITY AND EMPOWERMENT AGENDA

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Dr. Lubega Patrick
Uganda Coordinator – International Men’s Day
E-Mail: lubegapatrickm@gmail.com
Telephone: +256703273016/+256-751774492


KAMAPLA, UGANDA – 27 July 2016 -- The East African nation of Uganda has joined the Global Dialogue on Fatherhood and jump started the world’s observance of International Men’s Day (www.imd-global.org) which was inaugurated in Trinidad and Tobago on 19 November 1999 by Jerome Teelucksingh, Ph.D., a Gender Issues Thought Leader, humanitarian, prolific author, faculty member in the History Department of the University of West Indies, and Chair of the International Men’s Day Coordination Committee. Dr. Lubega Patrick, Uganda’s Coordinator for International Men’s Day and Managing Director of Hands Across and Ms. Rashim Salim, Coordinator of Hand Across in Wakiso, Uganda, East Africa have developed and recently unveiled two powerful models for “Male Recognition For Gender Equality” and ‘Youth Sustainable Skills And Empowerment” which they …