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Consejo Nacional de las Mujeres (CONAMU)

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Groups Served: 
All women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Spanish
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Advocacy

Tiene misión de normar y regular la inserción del enfoque de género en los planes, programas y projectos y su obligatoria aplicación en todos los organismos del sector público e institucionalizer políticas públicas en benenficio de la mujeres para alcanzar la iqualidad de oportunidades. // Standardises and regulates the inclusion of public opinion in plans, programs and projects and its obligatory application in all organisations in the public sector; Instigates public policies for the benefit of women to acheive equal opportunities.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(593-2) 259 753
Email Address: 
conamu@uio.satnet.net
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
(593-2) 259 763
Street Address: 
Naciones Unidas E9-08
City: 
Quito
Province: 
Alberta
Postal/ZIP Code: 
n/a
Internal Notes : 
multiple languages found - // in abstract

World Health Organization

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Spanish
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
+00 41 22- 791 21 11
Email Address: 
info@who.int
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
+00 41 22- 791 0746
Street Address: 
20 Appia Ave
City: 
Geneva 27
Postal/ZIP Code: 
CH-1211

Pan American Health Organization

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Groups Served: 
All women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Spanish
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Research
Policy development

Regional office of the World Health Organization

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
202-974-3000
Email Address: 
postmaster@paho.org
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
202-974-3663
Street Address: 
525, 23rd Street NW
City: 
Washington
Province: 
District of Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
20037

National Secretariat of the Federation of Cuban Women

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Spanish
Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(537) 306493
Secondary Telephone: 
(537) 301760
Email Address: 
fmc.cu@CENIAI.INF.CU
Fax Number: 
(537) 3333019
Street Address: 
Directora del Centro de Estudios de la Mujer, Federacion de Mujeres Cubanas, Paseo 260, Vedado
City: 
Habana
Province: 
Alberta
Postal/ZIP Code: 
n/a

Red Mundial de Mujeres por los Derechos Reproductivos

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Groups Served: 
All women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Spanish
Services Provided: 
Advocacy

Autonomous network of groups and individuals in every continent who are working for and support reproductive rights for women. Reproductive rights means women's rights to decide whether, when and how to have children - regardless of nationality, class, ethnicity, race, age, religion, disability, sexuality or marital status- in the social, economic and political conditions that make such a decision possible. We build links and exchanges between new and existing groups and individuals, national and regional networks in order to break down isolation, deepen our understanding of the issues, share knowledge, skills and experience, and work together internationally to acheive our aims; Attend, support and initiate meetings on Women's Health and reproductive rights at regional and international levels; Organise and participate in international actions and campaigns; Respond to requests from Network members for international solidarity on reproductive rights issues at crucial moments in their campaigns and activities, ie: to fight court cases; Publish a newlsetter to keep everyone informed; Collect and exchange information on reproductive health issues, medical and social research, and laws, policies and services in every country, as well as on Women's Health groups and organisations involved in reproductive health and rights work, on their campaigns, activities and services; Collect and exchange publications and other materials produced on these issues; Respond to requests for information.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(31-20) 62096 72
Email Address: 
office@wgnrr.nl
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
(31-20) 622 24 50
Street Address: 
NZ Voorburgwal 32
City: 
Amsterdam
Postal/ZIP Code: 
1012 RZ

Panos Washington

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Groups Served: 
All women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Spanish
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Consulting
Community education/development

Provides information resources on sustainable development issues.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(202) 483-0044
Email Address: 
panos@igc.apc.org
Fax Number: 
(202) 483-3059
Street Address: 
#301, 1717 Massachusetts Ave. NW
City: 
Washington
Province: 
District of Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
20036

Birthright

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Groups Served: 
All women
Pregnant women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Italian
Spanish
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Counselling
Alternative care

Mission is to help women facing a crisis pregnancy carry their baby to term. Birthright offers a free, confidential, loving alternative to abortion, does not become involved in the politics of abortion, does not use scare tactics. Birthright provides alternatives to abortion to any woman regardless of age, race, creed or marital status.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(416) 469-1111
Secondary Telephone: 
(416) 469-1112
Email Address: 
info@birthright.org
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
(416) 469-1772
Tollfree Phone Number: 
1-800-550-4900
Street Address: 
777 Coxwell Ave.
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M4C 3C6

Parkdale Community Information Centre

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Groups Served: 
Immigrants
Families
Lesbians/bisexuals/transgendered women
Women of colour
Older women (50+)
Women and mental health
Middle-aged women (30-50)
Refugees
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Spanish
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral

Works to assist people in locating and accessing the services they need.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(416) 393-7689
Email Address: 
pcic@web.net
Fax Number: 
(416) 532-6531
Street Address: 
1303 Queen Street West
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M6K 1L6

Riverdale Community Midwives

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Groups Served: 
Pregnant women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Spanish
Portuguese
Services Provided: 
Clinical or health care services

To provide prenatal, intrapartum and postpartum, maternal newborn care for downtown clients.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
416- 922-4004
Fax Number: 
416- 922-5157
Street Address: 
603 1-2 Parliament Street
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M4X 1P9

York Community Services

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Italian
Spanish
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Counselling
Support group/peer support
Clinical or health care services

Forms a community-based charitable organization offering a broad range of primary health care, legal services, counselling, housing help and community support programs to residents of York. Services are targeted to families at risk, primarily single mothers and low-income families, newcomers and refugees, adults with developmental and/or mental health difficulties and seniors and the frail elderly - with the overall goal of building healthy families, individuals and communities.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
416-653-5400
Fax Number: 
416-653-1696
Street Address: 
1651 Keele St
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M6M 3W2
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