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A learning guide to public involvement in Canada
A new tool for anyone starting from scratch to develop a public involvement project. Designed to be a self-managed reference tool with Web links to most of the sources cited. The guide offers an overview of the theory of public involvement and includes some practical examples.It includes a glossary, some insight into the latest trends and instruction on how to apply public involvement methods to a specific purpose. (See Details)
Published: February 2007
Discussion paper on approaches to consultation
Outlines the proposed policy on consultation, including the thirteen key principles, methods, constraints and follow-up. (See Details)
Published: 1997
Organizing against violence: an anti-racist & anti-sexist perspective
Summarizes responses to the massacre of two families in Vernon, B.C., including the formation and action strategies of the Coalition of South Asian Women Against Violence. (See Details)
Published: 1997
Women and the Internet: participation, impact, empowerment and strategies
Gives information from the Womespace consultation report on women and the Internet: participation, impact, empowerment and strategies.
Published: 2003
Black women organize for health

This article consists of an interview with one of the founders of the Toronto's Immigrant Women's Centre about the black women's health conference "'I'm Sick and Tired of Being Sick and Tired." 


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Published: 1984
Daughters of the dispossessed: prostitution in the philippines

This article discuses prostitution in the Philippines and how AIDS became an epidemic. Explains the role that poverty and tourism play in the sex industry. Prostitution as big business. How women are organizing themselves for support and access to health information.

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Published: 1988
Earth, air and water: women fight for the environment in india

This article explores stories of women fighting for the environment in India; the nonviolent ecological movement in Uttar Pradesh, the great Bhopal tragedy and the 34 year fisherfolk agitation witnessed in the state of Kerala. Connections made between women, poverty and victims of environmental destruction.


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Published: 1989
The politics of breast cancer

This article offers an in-depth look at breast cancer statistics and an analysis of the current struggle against it. Shares information about breast cancer research, available resources, fighting misconceptions and ongoing activism.  



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Published: 1992
Women with disabilities challenge the body beautiful

This article is an examination of the pressures women are under to conform to an unattainable standard of beauty and the double impact this has on women with disabilities. 



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Published: 1992