Gender equity

Gender equity

Gender planning: developing an operational framework for en-gendering healthy public policy

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
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Online
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Christine Saulnier
Sandra Bentley
Frances Gregor
Georgia MacNeil
Thomas Rathwell
Erin Skinner
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Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (now called Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Women's Health)
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

"Gender Mainstreaming: Developing a Conceptual Framework for En-Gendering Healthy Public Policy" develops a conceptual framework for mainstreaming gender issues and perspectives in health related polices. This is the companion paper which develops an operational framework. The project also produced four fact sheets: mainstreaming gender analysis, learning from health impact assessment, developing economic gender equality indicators, and mainstreaming gender analysis and public consultation and participation.

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Gender planning and gender mainstreaming

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
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Online
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Christine Saulnier
Sandra Bentley
Frances Gregor
Georgia MacNeil
Thomas Rathwell
Erin Skinner
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Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (now called Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Women's Health)
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Gender Mainstreaming: Developing a Conceptual Framework for En-Gendering Healthy Public Policy develops a conceptual framework for mainstreaming gender issues and perspectives in health related polices. Its companion paper, "Gender Planning: Developing an Operational Framework for En-Gendering Healthy Public Policy" develops an operational framework. The project also produced four fact sheets: mainstreaming gender analysis, learning from health impact assessment, developing economic gender equality indicators, and mainstreaming gender analysis and public consultation and participation.
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Women’s equality has come a long way and we’re not finished yet

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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Shari Graydon
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Vol. 10, N. 1
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Network/Le Réseau
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Fall/Winter 2007
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Discusses how on paper, in law, women's equality has come a long way, but that many inequities remain.

Gender for journalists: a toolkit

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English
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Trish Williams
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International Institute for Communication and Development
Publication Date: 
2006

This toolkit aims to provide journalists with an understanding of gender issues, and of the roles and responsibilities of women and men in society, so that their reporting will be accurate and gender sensitive.

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Gender equality, work and health: a review of the evidence

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Karen Messing
Piroska Ostlin
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World Health Organization
Publication Date: 
2006

Summarizes the evidence about the relationship between gender inequality and health and safety problems related to work. It reviews gender issues in research, policies and programmes on occupational health and safety, and highlights some specific issues for women.

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Assessing gender equality

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Status of Women Canada
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Status of Women Canada
Publication Date: 
2005
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Ottawa, ON

Provides a background paper based on a framework for assessing the state of gender equality initiated in 2004 in collaboration with several federal departments.

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What evidence is there about the effects of health care reforms on gender equity, particularly in health?

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Health Evidence Network
Publication Date: 
2005
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Copenhagen, Denmark

Assesses the impact of four key health care reforms - decentralization, financing, privatization and priority setting - on gender equity in health.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Brief on equality: Aboriginal women's perspectives

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Quebec Native Women
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Quebec Native Women
Publication Date: 
2004
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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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Supplement to the memoir on equality: Aboriginal women's perspectives

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Ellen Gabriel
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Quebec Native Women
Publication Date: 
2004
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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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Quebec Native Women
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Quebec Native Women
Publication Date: 
2003
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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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