Posted by: amos2008 | October 31, 2014

International Men’s Day – 19th November

Welcome to International Men’s Day UK
International Men’s Day in the UK on Wednesday 19 November 2014 is a fantastic opportunity for you to:

Have some serious fun
Highlight some serious issues
Celebrate Britain’s men and boys in all their hairy diversity
The theme for 2014 is “Working Together For Men and Boys”

Each year, the event grows in the UK and there were lots of events and news from 2013’s event and also in 2012 and 2011.

International Men’s Day (IMD) is a global day of observance held every year in more than 60 countries around the globe.

In the UK, each year more and more organisations are taking part from charities, public sector organisations, private companies, celebrities and men, women and children the length and breadth of the country.

IMD is a global grassroots movement that invites every man, woman, girl and boy in the world to come together and celebrate men and boys in all their diversity.

As a day of observance IMD places its focus on that which unites humanity – giving everyone who wants to celebrate International Men’s Day the opportunity to help work towards IMD’s shared objectives which are applied equally to men and boys irrespective of their age, ability, social background, ethnicity, sexuality, gender identity, religious belief and relationship status.

Those objectives are:

To promote male role models
To celebrate the contribution that men make
To focus on men’s health and wellbeing
To highlight discrimination against men the inequalities that men and boys face
To improve gender relations and promote gender equality
To create a safer world for everyone
We trust that you will find the information on our website valuable in spurring you into celebrating the role men and boys have, highlighting the barriers they face and have some serious fun. Click here:  http://ukmensday.org.uk/

Glen, Mark and Tony

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