Better Health for Men and Boys
2020 theme focuses on improving and enhancing the male population’s health and well-being across the world.
History of International Men’s Day
The day was first introduced in 1992 on 7 February by Thomas Oaster and was revived by Jerome Teelucksing, who chose 19 November to honor his father’s birthday. In India, the day was first observed on 19th Nov 2007 by a leading organization for Men’s rights – Indian Family.
Movember is a well-known men’s health and awareness month where people raise awareness about mental health, suicide issues among the youth, and prostate cancer.