On 19th November International Men’s Day is celebrated every year just like International national Women’s Day celebrated on 8th March of every year. Mainly, this day is celebrated to protect men from discrimination, exploitation oppression, violence and inequality and to give them their rights. It is also supported by UNESCO. This time the theme of International Men’s Day is “Making a Difference for Men and Boys.”
This is the year’s theme is ‘Making a Difference for Men and Boys’ which focuses on giving importance to men and boys. Also, this theme focuses on helping those who make practical improvements in the health and well being of men and boys globally. International Men’s Day is an annual international celebration. It was started on 7 February 1992 by Thomas Oaster. The International Men’s Day project was conceived a year ago on 8 February 1991. Subsequently, in 1999, it was resumed by Dr Jerome Teelucksingh.