What is Men in Care?

Men in Care (MiC) was a project of twelve national organisations from seven different European countries, which will help reduce barriers for men who want to become involved in caring activities. MiC aims to improve workplace conditions to promote men taking caring roles and will assess how policies and workplace cultures can change to enable men to become more active in caring for children, elderly, partners, co-workers and friends. Involving workers, trade unions, employers, and families, the project will enable men to take time to care for themselves and others. Find more information on the project here.

COVID-19: Corona, Care & Men (EN + DE)

MiC News & Blog

MiC 3rd International Meeting (Oslo/Online)

A summary and reflection from the 3rd MiC partner meeting.

Covid y cuidados en España/Covid & care in Spain

Los efectos del confinamiento por Covid-19 en los cuidados: algunas experiencias personales/The effects of the lockdown on care work: some personal…

Mężczyźni i role opiekuńcze w czasie i po pandemii/Men and caring roles during and after the pandemic

On 29 April 2020, our Polish partners held an event to discuss COVID-19 and gender inequalities. Read more in Polish & English.

In-depth: Paid father’s leave of 8 weeks in Spain. Towards gender equality in entitlement to well-paid leaves.

An excellent insight into new paternity leave regulations in Spain. By Teresa Jurado-Guerrero.

MiC second international meeting at Fundación 1° de Mayo, Madrid

On September 19 & 20 MiC partners had the opportunity to meet again in Madrid.

Last changed: 12.01.2023