Issues Affecting Men and Boys APPG

First Registered: 21/04/2021 • Last updated on: 29/12/2021

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To raise awareness of disadvantages and poor outcomes faced by men and boys in education, mental/physical health and law; to influence attitudes, role models, policy and legislation that will lead to positive differences to their well-being and lives.

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Recent Documents related to Issues Affecting Men and Boys

1. New research will examine effect of gender norms on men and boys
19/11/2018 - Government Equalities Office
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Found: research will examine effect of gender norms on men and boys - GOV.UK

2. Mental health of men and boys: follow-up
04/03/2020 - Select Committee Inquiry

Found:

Awareness of the mental health problems affecting men and boys has increased in recent years, and

3. Research publications
15/01/2021 - Government Equalities Office
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Found: Engaging with Men and Boys about Gender Norms: Engagement Toolkit Engagement toolkit prepared

4. Research and analysis: Artificial Intelligence: public awareness survey
10/06/2019 - Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
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Found: o 12% knew a lot o 7% had never heard of it Men significantly more likely to say they know something

5. Barriers Affecting Demand for Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn and Child Health Services in Developing Countries
14/05/2020 - Department for International Development
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Found: helpdesk@k4d.info. Helpdesk Report Barriers affecting demand for reproductive, maternal, newborn and

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Recent Speeches related to Issues Affecting Men and Boys

1. International Men’s Day
25/11/2021 - Westminster Hall

1: someone who cares deeply about preventing young boys and men from being left behind, it is fitting that I - Speech Link

2. International Men’s Day
29/11/2018 - Westminster Hall

1: discrimination against men”—that includes highlighting the inequalities that men and boys face—“To improve - Speech Link

3. International Men’s Day
19/11/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: House should consider the challenges faced by men and boys across our United Kingdom today, on International - Speech Link

4. Men’s Health Strategy
25/10/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: on the range of specific conditions that affect men particularly, including heart disease, liver disease - Speech Link
2: Group on Issues Affecting Men and Boys has looked into some of the poor health outcomes for men. There - Speech Link
3: the advice that he has given me to date on many issues relating to this portfolio. In terms of a specific - Speech Link

5. International Men’s Day
14/11/2017 - Westminster Hall

1: Its objectives, which apply equally to all men and boys, include the promotion of role models, a focus - Speech Link

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Recent Questions related to Issues Affecting Men and Boys
1. Office for Disability Issues
asked by: Paul Maynard
05/03/2020
... for what reason responsibility for the Office for Disability Issues was transferred from the Department for Work and Pensions to the Equalities Hub in the Cabinet Office.

2. Office for Disability Issues
asked by: Tom Brake
29/10/2019
... what progress the Government has made on establishing a new cross-government disability team.

3. Office for Disability Issues
asked by: Baroness Thomas of Winchester
19/09/2018
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what projects the Office for Disability Issues are currently working on.

4. Office for Disability Issues: Staff
asked by: Paul Maynard
05/03/2020
... how many full-time equivalent staff work in the Disability Unit of the Equalities Hub.

5. Office for Disability Issues: Staff
asked by: Paul Maynard
05/03/2020
... how many full-time equivalent staff worked in the Office for Disability Issues on 1 June 2019.

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5 Current APPG Officers
Mark Jenkinson Portrait
Mark Jenkinson
Vice Chair
Conservative - Workington
Joined: 21st April 2021
Lord Ponsonby of Shulbrede Portrait
Lord Ponsonby of Shulbrede
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 21st April 2021
Baroness Eaton Portrait
Baroness Eaton
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 21st April 2021
Ben Bradley Portrait
Ben Bradley
Vice Chair
Conservative - Mansfield
Joined: 21st April 2021
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Nick Fletcher MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 0207 219 5192.

Email: nick.fletcher.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Mike Bell, Equi-Law UK

Email: mike@equi-law.uk

Group's Website:

http://equi-law.uk/appg-menboys/

No benefits in kind are on record for the Issues Affecting Men and Boys APPG

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