Gender equity

Gender equity

Gender equity in health: debates and dilemmas

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English
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Author: 
Lesley Doyal
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Canadian Women's Health Network
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Explores the impact of gender divisions on the health and the health care of both women and men and draws out some of the policy implications of this analysis.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Employment equity policy in Canada: an interprovincial comparison

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Abigail B. Bakan
Audrey Kabayashi
Publisher: 
Status of Women Canada
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Presents findings from research comparing employment equity policies in Canada's 10 provinces and the federal government.

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ISBN 0662843347
WORK.B35 2000
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<p>Includes bibliographical references.</p>

Evaluating programs for women: a gender-specific framework

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English
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Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence (PWHCE)
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Paper
Author: 
Joan McLaren
Publisher: 
Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence (PWHCE)
Publication Date: 
1998
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB.

Suggests the use of woman-centred and equity-sensitive processes, and considerations focussing on involvement and empowerment in establishing an evaluation committee.

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PWHCE GEND.M35 1998

Benefiting Canada's children: perspectives on gender and social responsibility

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English
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Christa Freiler
Judy Cerny
Publisher: 
Status of Women Canada
Publication Date: 
1998
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Examines the economic security of families with children in a post-CHST world, through an assessment of proposals for national child benefit programs.

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ISBN 0662634691
POVR .F74 1998
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<p>Includes bibliographical references. Text in English and French on inverted pages. Title on added t.p.: Des prestations pour les enfants du Canada.</p>

Family mediation in Canada: implications for women's equality

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English
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Online
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Sandra A. Goundry
Yvonne Peters
Rosalind Currie
Publisher: 
Status of Women Canada
Publication Date: 
1998
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Examines the design and delivery of altrnate dispute resolution services and practices in Canada from a critical feminist perspective, with a specific focus on mediation services.

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FAMR.G68 1998
ISBN 0662267451
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<p>Includes bibliographical references. Issued also in French under the title: La médiation familiale au Canada : ses implications pour l’égalité des femmes</p>

Setting the stage for the next century: the federal plan for gender equality

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English
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Status of Women Canada (SWC)
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Status of Women Canada (SWC)
Publication Date: 
1995
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Presents the Government of Canada's commitment to gender equity initiatives in response to the action plan outlined in the Fourth United Nations World Conference on Women for all UN member countries.

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GEND.S48 1995
ISBN 066261951X
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<p>Includes bibliographical references. Text in English and French. Title on added t.p. inverted: À l'aube du XXIe siècle.</p>

Moving toward equality: recognising and eliminating gender bias in health

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English
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Paper
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Mary Anne Burke
Publisher: 
Health Canada
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Identifies potential gender bias problems that analysts and researchers may encounter, proposes solutions and presents a brief discussion to illuminate the problem or to highlight examples.

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Gender mainstreaming: conceptual framework, methodology and presentation of good practices: final report of activities of the Group of Specialists on Mainstreaming

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English
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Rapporteur Group on Equality between Women and Men (GR-EG)
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Council of Europe
Publication Date: 
1998
Publication Place: 
Strasbourg, FR

The report is the result meetings of the Group of specialists on mainstreaming (EG-S-MS), which was set up by the Council of Europe in 1995. The report contains a conceptual framework on gender mainstreaming. It places the strategy of mainstreaming in the context of achievements in terms of gender equality. It provides a methodology for gender mainstreaming. The reports also discusses the points to keep in mind when elaborating a policy plan on gender mainstreaming and gives some indications for monitoring the process.

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GEND.G46 1998

Just progress! Applying gender mainstreaming in Sweden

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English
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Author: 
Ulrika Lorentzi
Helen Lundkvist
Publisher: 
Fritzes Offentliga Publikationer
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Stockhom, Sweden

This book is divided into three sections: 'Woking Strategically', 'Steering Towards Gender Equality', and 'Review and Analysis'. In the first section, gender mainstreaming in various types of organizations is summarized in a model for systemactic mainstreaming. The second section deals with the policy implementations aspect. The third section discusses methods for reviewing and analysing an operation or activity from a gender perpective.

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GEND.J87 2001
ISBN 9138318962

Gender equity lens resource document

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English
Owning Org: 
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Christine Saulnier
Erin Skinner
Publisher: 
Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (MCEWH)
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Provides an annotated bibliography that references and describes a variety of information sources relating to MCEWH's gender equity lens project.

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MCEWH GEND.S28 1999
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Includes bibliographical references.
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