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  • Start planning your 2017 International Men’s Day events now!

    The clock is now ticking towards International Men’s Day in the UK on Sunday 19th November. For any ideas on what to do – please remember to look at the themes for inspiration or the fantastic events that have taken place across of the UK in previous years. Don’t feel ashamed in copying! We had over […]



  • 2017 theme announced: Celebrating Men and Boys in all their Diversity

      CELEBRATING MEN AND BOYS IN ALL THEIR DIVERSITY:  2017 INTERNATIONAL MEN’S DAY   Issued by The Global Team  Approximately  3.6 billion souls of the 7.5 billion souls who occupy this space and place we know as Planet Earth are males – Men and Boys  — Homeless Men and Boys, Incarcerated Men, Married Men, Divorced […]



  • Historic groundswell of support for International Men’s Day

      Historic groundswell of support for International Men’s Day — a national platform for making a difference to men and boys   “Not every day in International Men’s Day” meme card campaign launched tomorrow: www.ukmensday.org.uk/memecards   This year sees the greatest ever recognition of International Men’s Day in the UK, with 60 events, campaigns and […]


  • “Not every day is International Men’s Day” meme cards published

    If there’s one phrase International Men’s Day supporters can expect to hear every year, it is the retort: “But isn’t everyday International Men’s Day?” To mark International Men’s Day in the UK, the newly launched Men and Boys Coalition  produced a series of hard-hitting fact cards to share on social media that spell out both […]


  • International Men’s Day team launch Men and Boys Coalition

    By Glen Poole, UK Co-ordinator, International Men’s Day Today, the International Men’s Day team (IMD UK) is proud to be joining forces with more than 50 of the UK’s leading charities, academics, journalists and campaigners to form the UK’s largest ever coalition dedicated to addressing men’s issues. The Men and Boys Coalition brings together organisations […]


  • Over 50 events marking International Men’s Day in the UK…so far

    With under a week to go to International Men’s Day, there are over 50 events, Parliamentary debates, new organisation and service launches, exhibitions, education classes, health events, staff events, plays, fundraisers, prayer meetings, marches, film screenings  – all taking place across the UK. These include events in England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales – run by […]


  • House of Commons to host historic International Men’s Day Debate

      House of Commons to host historic International Men’s Day Debate – week after Prime Ministerial endorsement “A historic and landmark moment” The first ever Parliamentary debate1 on the floor of the House of Commons chamber for International Men’s Day (19 November) will take place on Thursday 17 November 2016. This follows the first ever […]


  • International Men’s Day is for everyone

    This month it’s International Men’s Day. Some people will tell you that everyday is International Men’s Day, but it isn’t, writes Glen Poole. International Men’s Day happens on 19th November and it’s a day for everyone to get involved and take part in a national conversation about men, masculinity and manhood. The International Men’s Day […]