Search Resources (English): Immigrant women

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Gender, migration and citizenship resources project
Bibliography and literature review includes articles published in refereed journals since 1990 and some reports where gender, citizenship, migration, and health intersect in discussions of women. (See Details)
Published: 2003
Child custody and access: the experiences of abused immigrant and refugee women
Discusses the experiences of 93 immigrant and refugee women and their efforts to keep their children safe from further exposure to violence. (See Details)
Published: 2001
Gendering migration, livelihood and entitlements: migrant women in Canada and the United States
Compares immigration regimes between Canada and the United States. Studies gendered work environments and barriers faced by immigrant women. (See Details)
Published: 2005
Breaking down the barriers: helping newcomers to Canada have healthy lifestyles
Points out the special health care access needs experienced by those new to Canada. Describes services provided by clinics focusing on immigrant, refugee, and cross-cultural health care. (See Details)
Published: 2006
Immigrant women and wife assault
Discusses the prevention of wife assault in immigrant communities. Recommends changes that would work towards establishing economic independence for immigrant women, improving the quality of social services, creating attitudinal changes in the community, and addressing gaps in laws and policies. (See Details)
Published: 2001
Alone in Canada: 21 ways to make it better: a self-help guide for single newcomers (Somali)
Covers a range of topics, in Somali, to help newcomers integrate themselves into Canadian society. (See Details)
Published: 2001
An analysis of barriers facing immigrant women and their families in accessing health and social services
Analyzes the barriers that immigrant and refugee women face in accessing health and social services. Provides recommendations for action at all levels of service delivery.
Published: 1999
Alone in Canada: 21 ways to make it better: a self-help guide for single newcomers
Covers a range of topics explaining Canadian life in order to aid newcomers in learning about Canadian customs and in integrating themselves into Canadian society. (See Details)
Published: 2001
MIGRATIONS document databank
Presents the main studies and analyses on the impact of migration on women within the context of hemispheric integration as well as in other regions. (See Details)
Published: 2005
Policy-relevant research on immigration and settlement - relevant for whom? A working document
Examines migration and settlement experiences of immigrant women who settle in Canadian cities, in particular how gender structures the dynamics of migration and settlement, and the various dimensions of citizenship, and how gender intersects with other dimensions of difference. Includes a selected bibliography. (See Details)
Published: 2002