International Men’s Day is celebrated on 19 November every year and is marked in around 80 countries worldwide.
International Men’s Day in Australia is a great opportunity for mob to:
• Highlight some of the social issues that men and boys face • Make a difference for the men and boys in our mob • Celebrate men and boys in all their diversity • Have some serious fun
While there are huge variety of ways you can mark International Men’s Day, most celebrations share one or more of the following objectives:
• Valuing male role models • Acknowledging the contribution of men and boys • Improving male health • Tackling discrimination and disadvantage • Fostering positive gender relations • Making the world a safer place for everyone