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School success by gender: a catalyst for masculinist discourse  
http://www.swc-cfc.gc.ca/pubs/pubspr/0662882857/index_e.html
Offers an analysis of the discourses on school success by gender in the media. Asserts that many industrialized societies, including Quebec and the rest of Canada, are finding more boys than girls having problems in school. (See Details)
Published: 2003
Obstacles to equality: the double discrimination of women with disabilities: overview article  
http://dawn.thot.net/disability.html
Examines the lives of women with disabilities and explores the effects of the double discrimination of gender and disability they face. Demonstrates how women with disabilities have been neglected by both the disability field and the feminist movement. (See Details)
Published: 1990
Education and poverty: a gender analysis  
http://www.ids.ac.uk/bridge/reports/re53.pdf
Discusses contemporary debates on education and poverty and explains how a gender based analysis addresses women and girl's lack of access to education. (See Details)
Published: 1997
Science education for a science dependent culture  
http://www.cwhn.ca/groups/biotech/availdocs/21-larsen.pdf
Argues that everyone should receive adequate education that will enable them to understand scientific principles. (See Details)
Published: 2000
Aboriginal education in Winnipeg inner city high schools  
http://ius.uwinnipeg.ca/pdf/aboriginal-education.pdf
Studies the educational circumstances of Aboriginal students in Winnipeg inner city high schools. (See Details)
Published: 2002
A quick guide to... gender mainstreaming in education
Presents an abridged version of the publication "Gender Mainstreaming in Education: A Reference Manual for Governments and Other Stakeholders."
Published: 1999
Women and positions of influence in New Brunswick  
http://www.acswcccf.nb.ca/english/documents/Fact%20sheet2006%20PositionsofInfluenceENG.doc
Provides statistical data on women's participation in positions of influence, including government, judicial system, and education. (See Details)
Published: 2006
Gender mainstreaming in education: a reference manual for governments and other stakeholders
Provides an overview of gender issues in the educational sector, including global and Commonwealth mandates for promoting gender equality.
Published: 1999
Aboriginal peoples and postsecondary education in Canada  
http://www.caledoninst.org/Publications/PDF/595ENG.pdf
Reviews empirical data about how Aboriginal peoples are doing in the postsecondary education system and what the data suggests about strategies to improve these results. (See Details)
Published: 2006
Report of the non-governmental organizations (NGO) fair: ninth conference of spouses of heads of state and government of the Ame
The Ninth Conference brought together international and non-governmental organizations in order to strengthen mechanisms for cooperation among stakeholders regarding women's and child health, education, violence and increased participation by women and children in society.
Published: 1999