|Girls in Bangladesh are notoriously married young - 59% of girls in Bangladesh are married before their 18th birthday and 22% are married before the age of 15. It takes strong fathers to stand up to this cultural norm and say "no" to protect their daughters from the violence of early marriage, ensure they get to go to school, and let them grow up in their own time.
|Fathers in Latin America are challenging the traditional "machismo" culture, supporting their wives to earn an income and taking a gentler role with their children.
|Refugee children are incredibly vulnerable. They lack adequate shelter, supervision, education, and protection from exploitation. They need fathers to watch over them.
|The Responsible, Engaged and Loving (REAL) Fathers initiative in Northern Uganda is helping young and first-time fathers learn new ways of interacting with their children so they can build strong, healthy families like this one.
|Sometimes, you just need Dad to hold you.