Men's Parliament to begin on Thursday

File: About 250 men and boys across South Africa are expected to take part. eNCA/Zaid Harris

JOHANNESBURG - Parliament has set aside two days for a National Men's Parliament event starting on Thursday.

About 250 men and boys across South Africa are expected to take part.

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The event is meant to encourage men to be agents of social change to prevent gender-based violence, femicide, and the spread of HIV.

The first day of the event coincides with International Men's Day.

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eNCA