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Losing ground: the effects of government cutbacks on women in British Columbia, 2001-2005  
http://www.bcfed.ca/files/1670-05rep_iwd_reese_strong_boag_losing_ground_report.pdf

Focuses on the impact that government legislation and policy decisions are having on women in British Colubia. PDF required to read.

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Published: 2005
Women's equality and the fiscal imbalance  
http://www.fafia-afai.org/files/Womens_Equality_and_the_Fiscal_Imbalance.pdf
Discusses how increased federal transfers to the provinces and territories represent a real opportunity for Canada to better comply with its human rights obligations to women, but only if governments agree to develop common standards and designate monies for programs and services on which women heavily rely. It also de-mystifies some of the terms of the current debate and articulates what is at stake for women. (See Details)
Published: 2007
Funding through the women's program: women's groups speak out  
http://www.parl.gc.ca/infocomdoc/38/1/parlbus/commbus/house/FEWO/report/RP1861931//FEWO_Rpt03-e.htm
Presents a report based on the testimony of the diverse women's groups and equality-seeking organizations, from Newfoundland to British Columbia, which participated in two roundtables on funding. (See Details)
Published: 2005
Compassionate Care Benefit: analysis and evaluation  
http://healthcouncilcanada.ca/docs/papers/2005/Compassionate_Care_BenefitsEN.pdf
Provides an analysis and evaluation of the Compassionate Care Benefit and leave provisions, revealing a number of key issues that require further consideration. (See Details)
Published: 2005
Grassroots organizations play an instrumental role in government accountability and contribute to healthy public policies: Statu  
http://www.cwhn.ca/resources/cwhn/swc-oped.html
Regarding the recent cuts to Status of Women Canada, the author discusses how grassroots women's organizations across the country fulfill an essential democratic process and function as an accountability mechanism to government. (See Details)
Published: 2006
Population and politics  
http://www.cwhn.ca/sites/default/files/PDF/Healthsharing/1984_Healthsharing_Vol_6_No_1_Winter.pdf

This article provides an overview of the United Nations Population Conference held in Mexico City. 

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Published: 1984
Gatekeepers: a challenge to health promotion  
This article speaks to the Gatekeepers Health Project in Thompson, Manitoba and the challenges they experience to improve health promotion. Explains their experience in developing necessary programs in the north with little funding.

This article speaks to the Gatekeepers Health Project in Thompson, Manitoba and the challenges they experience to improve health promotion. Explains their experience in developing necessary programs in the north with little funding. 

 

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Published: 1988