Jun 16, 2019


MEN’S DEVELOPMENT NETWORK, GHANA is a network of Ghanaian men founded by
WHITE RIBBON GHANA an organization working with men to end male violence against
women, promote gender equality, and promote healthy masculinity/ positive fatherhood in

Men are very key in the fight of ending violence against women and gender parity, the role of
men cannot be undermined in the fight against VAWG, women organizations working in the
area of ending violence against women vehemently request that men come on board to end
VAWG in Ghana.

Good men must not sit aloof and allow some men in the minority who perpetrate these violence
against women to destroy the good image of the majority that love and respect women. In the
words of Edmund Burke – “The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for the good
men to nothing”. Hence the formation of the MEN’S DEVELOPMENT NETWORK,

GHANA to speak out on issues of men and their role in protecting women and their rights. The
network operates in the following field.
1. Men health
2. Gender parity and end violence against women
3. Education on healthy masculinity
4. Promote positive fatherhood