Aboriginal women

Aboriginal women

Mamawihetowin Crisis Centre

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English

Provides a shelter for Aboriginal women and their children.

Primary Telephone: 
204-565-2548
Fax Number: 
204-553-2419
City: 
Pukatawagan
Province: 
Manitoba

Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre - Elice Neighbourhood Site

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral

Maintains a resource centre in Winnipeg that provides culturally relevant preventive and supportive programs and services for Aboriginal families.

Primary Telephone: 
204-925-0348
Fax Number: 
204-925-0308
Street Address: 
743 Ellice Ave
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal/ZIP Code: 
T3G 0B5

Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre - Anderson Neighbourhood Site

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral

Maintains a resource centre in Winnipeg that provides culturally relevant preventive and supportive programs and services for Aboriginal families.

Primary Telephone: 
204-925-0349
Fax Number: 
204-925-0306
Street Address: 
318 Anderson Ave
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal/ZIP Code: 
R2W 1E5

The Young Mothers Project: prevention of otitis media through breastfeeding and second-hand smoke abatement

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English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Alan D. Bowd
Publisher: 
Centre of Excellence for Children & Adolescents with Special Needs
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Thunder Bay, ON

Reports on interventions that encouraged young women to choose to breastfeed as long as possible, to reduce the prevalence of chornic otitis media, and attempt to reduce their babies' exposure to second-hand smoke.

ISBN/ISSN: 
CDEV.B69 2003
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.

Report by the Women and Justice Tripartite Committee

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English
Media Type: 
Online
Publisher: 
Quebec Native Women
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Kahnawake, QC

Provides recommendations aimed at the training and role of police officers and of Attorney General's prosecutors working with Aboriginal women victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Discussion paper: Aboriginal women and section 67 of the Canadian Human Rights Act

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English
Media Type: 
Online
Author: 
Quebec Native Women
Publisher: 
Quebec Native Women
Publication Place: 
Kahnawake, QC

Examines how section 67 of the Canadian Human Rights Act fails Aboriginal women.

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Brief on equality: Aboriginal women's perspectives

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English
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Online
Author: 
Quebec Native Women
Publisher: 
Quebec Native Women
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Kahnawake, QC

Presents the organization’s comments on some of the "Recommended Government Policy Focuses and Areas of Intervention" outlined by the Conseil du statut de la femme (Quebec).

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Includes bibliographical references.

Supplement to the memoir on equality: Aboriginal women's perspectives

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English
Media Type: 
Online
Author: 
Ellen Gabriel
Publisher: 
Quebec Native Women
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Kahnawake, QC

Provides the Aboriginal women's perspective on gender equality.

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Position of Quebec Native Women on the Canadian ratification of the American Convention on Human Rights and the Inter-American C

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English
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Online
Author: 
Quebec Native Women
Publisher: 
Quebec Native Women
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Kahnawake, QC

Recommends that Canada ratifies these two conventions in order to lend its weight to the protection and promotion of the human rights of Aboriginal peoples in the Americas.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Arctic forum: Aboriginal health: gaining knowledge

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English
Media Type: 
Paper
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Publisher: 
National Aboriginal Health Organization, Ajunnginiq Centre
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Reports on the Aboriginal Health - Gaining Knowledge Arctic Forum on health in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, May 7 to 9, 2003.

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