Life and Times Resources
on Men's Life and Times were asked in 2000
were also asked of 12-17 year olds in the Young
Life and Times Survey in 2000.
- The Men's
Health Forum in Ireland (MHFI) is a voluntary network of individuals
and organisations, men and women, who wish to redress this deficit
by collating the key concerns relating to men's health on the island
of Ireland as well as increasing understanding of these issues. On
their website is a report on Men's
Health in Ireland, which provides a comprehensive overview of
key statistics on men's health on the island of Ireland. It also makes
a number of recommendations for improving the health of local men
in the future.
- The European
Men's Health Forum aims to improve menís health across all countries
in Europe by promoting collaboration between organisations and individuals
on the development and application of health-related policies, research,
education and prevention programmes. The site includes a report on
and progress across 11 countries.
Inside Men's Health, by Noel Richardson, provides an introduction
to men's health issues in Ireland, as well as reporting on qualitative
and quantitative research studies.
the Challenge - The Impact of the Recession and Unemployment on Men's
Health in Ireland, by Brian Dillon and Paul Butler, was commissioned
by the Institute
for Public Health in Ireland, and published in 2011
- The Men's
Health Forum in UK web site is aimed at health professionals,
researchers and policy-makers and provides statistics, examples of
good practice, resource lists and links on men's health issues.
News Today collates health-related articles from a range of medical
journals, and includes a specialist section on Men's
Men's Project aims to tackle the issues facing local men and boys.
The website includes a photographic exhibition called Images
of Men and a list of web
- The Joseph
Rowntree Foundation is a major funder of policy-related research
in the UK, whose publications are available online, including those
relating to men,
and to fathers.
Fatherhood Institute is an interactive site dedicated to supporting
positive images/models of fatherhood.
is a website focused on men, masculinities, and gender politics. As
well as a forum for debate, the site provides a resource library for
reports, articles and manuals.
Focus on Men, produced by National Statistics, provides an overview
of the changing lives and roles of men in the United Kingdom.
- The responsibility
of the Gender
Equality Unit within the Office
of the First Minister and Deputy First Minister is to develop
and implement a Gender Equality Strategy to tackle inequalities between
men and women, and boys and girls where that inequality relates to
their gender, marital or relationship status, whether or not they
have dependants or caring responsibilities or are transgendered.
- The Equality
Commission for Northern Ireland is an independent public body
established under the Northern Ireland Act 1998, and replaces the
Equality Opportunities Commission for Northern Ireland. One of its
responsibilities is sex discrimination.