Search Resources (English): Impact on women, Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence (PWHCE)

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Empowerment in the context of poverty: low-income mothers in Saskatoon  
http://www.cwhn.ca/sites/default/files/PDF/CEWH/RB/bulletin-vol2no2EN.pdf

Discusses the impact of poverty of the health of women.

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Published: 2001
Telling it like it is: realities of parenting in poverty

Brings together 15 low-income mothers of preschool-aged children describing their challenges and the changes they would like to see in their community.

Published: 2001
Left in the cold: women, health and the demise of social housing policies  
http://www.cewh-cesf.ca/PDF/pwhce/leftCold.pdf

Details housing policies and their effect on women's health and their experiences with living in or have lived in sub-standard housing.

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Published: 2001
Missing links: the effects of health care privatization on women in Manitoba and Saskatchewan  
http://www.cewh-cesf.ca/PDF/pwhce/missing-links.pdf

Identifies the impact of privatization and health care reform on women.

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Published: 2000
Don't we count as people? Saskatchewan social welfare policy and women's health  
http://www.cewh-cesf.ca/PDF/pwhce/dontWeCount.pdf
Explores how women's health is affected by the policies governing the delivery of benefits under the Saskatchewan Assistance Act. (See Details)
Published: 2004
Virtual and actual realities: a feminist environmentalist analysis of the computer industry  
http://www.cewh-cesf.ca/PDF/pwhce/VirtualActualComplete.pdf
Looks at both the production side and consumption side of personal computers from cradle to grave and describes the impact of each stage in the life cycle on women and the environment. (See Details)
Published: 2002
Exploring the intersections between women's health and poverty: a policy paper for the Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellen  
http://www.cewh-cesf.ca/PDF/pwhce/exploringIntersections.pdf
Examines health issues faced by poor women. Reviews literature on this subject, and provides policy recommendations. (See Details)
Published: 2003
Surviving on hope is not enough: women's health, poverty, justice and income support in Manitoba  
http://www.cewh-cesf.ca/PDF/pwhce/survivingOnHope.pdf
Examines how Manitoba and local policies concerning income support programs affect women's health. Presents recommendations for change based on the difficulties women in this research experienced. (See Details)
Published: 2004
Surviving on hope is not enough: women's health, poverty, justice and income support in Manitoba (large print version)  
http://www.cewh-cesf.ca/PDF/pwhce/survivingOnHopeLP.pdf
Examines how Manitoban policies concerning income support programs affect women's health. Presents recommendations for change based on the difficultires women in this research experienced. (See Details)
Published: 2004
The differential impact of health care privatization on women in Alberta  
http://www.pwhce.ca/pdf/alta.pdf
Examines privatization in Alberta and its impact on women. Traces development and provides an overview of health policy initiatives exemplifying governmental policy platform. (See Details)
Published: 2000