Search Resources (English): Socioeconomic conditions

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Sexual violence and dislocation in women's acquisition of HIV in Manitoba

Examines the relationship between violence, engagement in risk behaviours, HIV exposure, and economic conditions.

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Published: 2006
Women's economic independence and security: a federal/provincial/territorial strategic framework

Presents a strategic framework for Canadian ministers responsible for the status of women to create policies that would improve economic gender equality.

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Published: 2001
Social investment in New Brunswick

Shows case studies of social investment. Discusses challenges, strengths and values of each case.

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Published: 2000
The impact of poverty on pregnant women: a guide for program managers
Presents resources to assist program managers in supporting their frontline staff that works with pregnant women living in poverty. (See Details)
Published: 2003
Reducing health disparities: roles of the health sector: discussion paper
Discusses factors associated with health disparities in Canada, including socio-economic status (SES), Aboriginal identity, gender and geographic location. (See Details)
Published: 2004
The Children’s Fitness Tax Credit: Less than meets the eye
Discusses how the Children's Fitness Tax Credit may unfairly advantage some Canadian families and leave others behind. As well, how the design of the tax credit does not take into account differences in participation in physical activity by gender. (See Details)
Published: Spring/Summer 2007
Rachel’s story: an excerpt from silver threads

This story shares one woman's experience of growing old. Describes and analyses the economic, political, social and physical forces that affect all of us as we grow older. 

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Published: 1987