Sustainable development

Sustainable development

Sustaining our health: Health Canada's sustainable development strategy 2000

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English
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Paper
Online
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Health Canada, Office of Sustainable Development
Publication Date: 
2000

Outlines how Health Canada intends to make further progress on assisting all Canadians to maintain and enhance their health, in a manner that is environmentally, socially and economically sustainable. Describes how the Department will be working over the next three years to transform the concept of sustainable development into reality, within the scope of its legislated responsibilities.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
HEAP.S87 2000

Women and sustainability: from Rio de Janeiro (1992) to Johannesburg (2002)

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English
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Paper
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Canadian Woman Studies/les cahiers de la femme
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Takes a broad and feminist look at sustainable development, its definitions, its possibilities, and its tensions and raises important questions about gapes in theory.

ISBN/ISSN: 
FEMN.W66 2003

MATCH International Centre

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Community education/development
Advocacy

Works in partnership with groups in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean and South America towards the empowerment of women and the practical enjoyment of human rights and fundamental freedoms through civil, political, economic, social and cultural justice.

Primary Telephone: 
613-238-1312
Email Address: 
info@matchinternational.org
Fax Number: 
613-238-6867
Tollfree Phone Number: 
888-414-8717
Street Address: 
201-15 Greenfell Cres
City: 
Ottawa
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K2G 0G3

CIDA's policy on gender equality

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English
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Paper
Online
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Canadian International Development Agency
Publisher: 
Canadian International Development Agency
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Presents the CIDA gender equality policy, its goal, objectives and eight guiding principles. Highlights a number of areas where CIDA's gender equality policy has evolved and provides practical guidance for staff and partners in the form of results, strategies, activities and guidelines to support the implementation of the policy.

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GEND.C36 1999
ISBN 0662641442

CIDA's policy on poverty reduction

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English
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Online
Author: 
Canadian International Development Agency
Publisher: 
Canadian International Development Agency
Publication Date: 
1996
Publication Place: 
Gatineau, QC

Presents the CIDA's approach to poverty reduction which provides a framework for poverty reduction and guides programming in each of the six programming priorities for Canadian Official Development Assistance (ODA). Emphasizes the difference between "relief", which addresses the poor's survival needs, immediate problems, and the effects of inequities, and "reduction" - a process that addresses the causes of deprivation and inequity.

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ISBN 066262260X
POVR.C36 1996

The Cairo consensus: the right agenda for the right time

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English
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Paper
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Adrienne Germain
Rachel Kyte
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International Women's Health Coalition
Publication Date: 
1995
Publication Place: 
New York, NY

Analyzes the consensus forged at the United Nations' International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD)in Cairo September 1994. Discusses the consensus and its effect on future population-related policies. Summarizes the main points in each chapter of the Programme of Action agreed on in Cairo.

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WOMI.G47 1995

Gender, health, and sustainable development: an African perspective

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English
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Paper
Mixed Media
Author: 
Pandu Wijeyaratne
Lori Jones Arsenault
Janet Hatcher Roberts
Jennifer Kitts
Publisher: 
International Development Research Centre
Publication Date: 
1994
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, Ontario

Presents the proceedings of a workshop held in Nairobi, Kenya, 5-8 October 1993. An examination of several themes such as: AIDS, Sexually Transmitted Diseases and Gender; Tropical Diseases and Gender; Environmental Stress, Production Actvities, Health and Gender; Social Issues, Gender and Health are discussed. This also includes Working Group Discussions and Related Topics and initiatives informally presented at the workshop.

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GEND.G46 1993
ISBN 0889367132

Gender, health, and sustainable development: perspectives from Asia and the Caribbean: proceedings of workshops held in Singapor

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English
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Paper
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Janet Hatcher Roberts
Jennifer Kitts
Lori Jones Arsenault
Publisher: 
International Development Research Centre
Publication Date: 
1995
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Transcribes the proceedings of workshops held in Singapore, January 23-26, 1995 and in Bridgetown, Barbados, December 6-9, 1994. Focuses on gender issues and health programmes and systems, nutrition, environmental and occupational health, chronic deseases, reproductive health, women's participation and sustainable development. Also contains working group discussions and appendices.

ISBN/ISSN: 
GEND.G46 1995
ISBN 0889367639

International Institute for Sustainable Development

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NGO - Non Government Organization
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English
Français
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Research
Recherche

The International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) is a Canadian-based, public policy research institute that has a long history of conducting cutting-edge research into sustainable development.

Primary Telephone: 
204-958-7700
Email Address: 
mailto:info@iisd.ca
Fax Number: 
204-958-7710
Street Address: 
6th Floor
Addt'l Street Address: 
161 Portage Ave E
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal/ZIP Code: 
R3B 0Y4
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