Dissens - Institut für Bildung und Forschung e.V is a non-profit NGO with advisory, education and social research services. The main goals of the organization founded in 1990 in Germany is to foster gender equality by promoting non-traditional masculinity constructions (e.g. caring masculinities), reducing gender hierarchies and preventing gender violence.These goals are pursued through activities at youth services, adult education and scientific work. Dissens acts on a national and European level and has participated in and/or coordinated European projects and networks. Dissens has conducted several evaluations of the German Boys' day activities.
Website - http://www.dissens.de/
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