The concept of family lends itself to exaggerated claims. Depending on who you talk to, the decline of the traditional family in recent decades either means the triumph of individualism and the onset of 'pure relationships' or the dissolution of society, population decline and the death of the nation.
Later this month, the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) will take place in Mexico. This meeting provides an important opportunity to reboot global progress on embedding gender equality in disaster risk management and redress deadly exclusion.
African-American parents and caregivers most often use messages of egalitarianism ― emphasizing equal rights, opportunities, and shared humanity across lines of ethnicity and race when talking with their young preschool-aged children about race, finds a study led by New York University (NYU) Steinhardt. The findings were published online in the Journal of Early Childhood Research.