Status of women

Status of women

St. John's Status of Women Council & Women's Centre

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Advocacy

Forms an organization that promotes the social, economic and personal equality of women in Newfoundland and Labrador. Dedicated to the empowerment of all women while working within a feminist framework.

Primary Telephone: 
(709) 753-0220
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
info@margueritesplace.ca
Fax Number: 
(709) 753-3817
Street Address: 
150 LeMarchant Road
City: 
St. John's
Province: 
Newfoundland
Postal/ZIP Code: 
A1A 2H2
Internal Notes : 
Multiple Email found: "http://www.sjswc.ca/ and sjswc@nfld.com"

Prince Edward Island Advisory Council on the Status of Women

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Organization Type: 
Governmental Body
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Advocacy

Advises the Minister Responsible with respect to matters relating to the status of women, the development of public awareness regarding issues affecting women, and the promotion of change in attitudes within the community in order that women may enjoy an equality of opportunity.

Primary Telephone: 
(902) 368-4510
Email Address: 
peiacsw@isn.net
Fax Number: 
(902) 368-4516
Street Address: 
Box 2000
City: 
Charlottetown
Province: 
Prince Edward Island
Postal/ZIP Code: 
C1A 7N8

Take action for equality, development and peace: a Canadian follow-up guide to Beijing '95

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Publisher: 
Canadian Research Institute for the Advancement of Women
Publication Date: 
1996
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Evaluates the advancement of women since the Third U.N. Conference on Women (1985) to develop a "Platform for Action" which would identify actions towards the advancement of women, and to celebrate all women.

ISBN/ISSN: 
WOMI.C36 1996

1992 conference women and justice/injustice: eight years 'till 2000

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Publisher: 
Women's Health Clinic
Publication Date: 
1992
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Provides a report on the 1992 conference "Women and Justice/Injustice."

ISBN/ISSN: 
WOMI.C36 1992

A report on the health of British Columbians provincial health officer's annual report, 1995: feature report: women's health

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Publisher: 
Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors
Publication Date: 
1996
Publication Place: 
Victoria, B.C.

Assesses the health of the people of British Columbia, and places a special focus on the health of women.

ISBN/ISSN: 
WOMH.R47 1995

Women and mental health in New Brunswick: dealing with the consequences of sexism

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Publisher: 
New Brunswick Advisory Council of the Status of Women
Publication Date: 
1992
Publication Place: 
Moncton, NB

Gives information on women and mental health in New Brunswick and provides recommendations to the health care system to examine how discrimination affects women's mental health.

ISBN/ISSN: 
MENH.N49 1992

A framework of indicators for action on women's health needs and rights after Beijing

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
Rashidah Abdullah
Publisher: 
Asian-Pacific Resource & Research Centre for Women
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Provides a framework of indicators for implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action.

ISBN/ISSN: 
WOMI.A85 2000

Canada's national report to the United Nations for the Fourth World conference of women: September 1995, Beijing, China

Tagged :
Print
Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Publisher: 
Status of Women Canada
Publication Date: 
1994
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Provides information on Canada's national and international activities and accomplishments that address the needs of Canadian women and that will bring them closer to equality with men.

Available From: 
ISBN/ISSN: 
WOMI.S73 1994

Women with disabilities from ethnocultural communities: invisible minority

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Publisher: 
The Multi-Ethnic Association for the Integration of Persons with Disabilitiies
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Montreal, Qc

Gives an overview of the specific difficulties that women with disabilities from ethnocultural communities can encounter.

ISBN/ISSN: 
DISA.W66 2000

Status of Women Manitoba

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Organization Type: 
Governmental Body
Service Language: 
English
Français
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Research
Advocacy
Policy development
Services d'information et de références
Groupe de pression
Recherche
Élaboration de politiques

Works to influence government decision-making to ensure that the unique needs and concerns of women are integrated into public policy, legislation, and programs. Conducts research, policy and gender-analysis and raises awareness of emerging issues. Works with other government departments and the community to promote measures that will help women achieve equality. Generates government initiatives that reflect specific concerns and priorities of Manitoba women that require the Directorate’s intervention. // Oeuvre pour influer sur le processus décisionnel du gouvernement afin de veiller à ce que les difficultés et les besoins particuliers des femmes soient intégrés à la politique gouvernementale ainsi que dans la législation et les programmes.

Primary Telephone: 
204-945-6281
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
msw@gov.mb.ca
Fax Number: 
204-945-6511
Tollfree Phone Number: 
800-263-0234
Street Address: 
409-401 York Ave
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal/ZIP Code: 
R3C 0P8
Internal Notes : 
Updated December 2011
Syndicate content