2019 Outstanding Peace ORGANIZATION
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Award Category: Outstanding Peace Organization
Promundo works to promote gender equality and create a world free from violence by engaging men and boys in partnership with women and girls. They envision a world where all people work to create a nonviolent, caring, and gender-equitable future for themselves and for their children. It has worked in collaboration with partners to advance gender equality and prevent violence in over 50 countries through high-impact research and evaluation, targeted advocacy, and evidence-based educational and community-wide program implementation. Founded in 1997, they have reached approximately 10 million individuals, including 4,500 health professionals, 22,000 teachers, 1,700 police, military, and government officials.