Posted by in on November 18, 2011

Where Our Boys At: Involving Young Men in Gender Violence Prevention

In 2006, the Rogers Park Young Women’s Action Team (YWAT) launched a campaign to engage young men as allies in addressing violence against girls. The YWAT, a youth-led and adult-supported social change project, conducted a participatory action research project, survey research, and a set of popular education workshops. YWAT have compiled all of their research, resources, curriculum units, and lessons learned into a comprehensive toolkit.