Migration

Migration

Aboriginal Two-Spirit and LGBTQ Migration

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English
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Online
Author: 
Janice Ristock
Art Zoccole
Lisa Passante
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Canadian Institutes of Health Research and Sexual and Gender Diversity:Vulnerability and Resilience (SVR) Research Program
Publication Date: 
November 2010
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

A qualitative, community-based research project that explores the trajectories of migration of Aboriginal people who identify as Two-Spirit, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and/or queer (LGBTQ) and the impact of mobility on health and wellness.

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Available online.

Putting migration and ethnicity on the women's health map

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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Bilkis Vissandjée
Marie DesMeules
Alisha Schotsman
Publisher: 
Network
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Argues that it is essential to integrate ethnicity and migration into how we understand and study women's health challenges.

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ISSN 14800039

The feminization of health care migration: women pay the cost of global restructuring

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Anne-Marie DeLorey
Publisher: 
Network
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Looks at the implications for women of richer countries' recruitment of health care workers from developing countries.

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ISSN 14800039

Women's health surveillance report: supplementary chapters

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English
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Online
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Canadian Institute for Health Information
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Provides gender relevant analyses and considerations for policy and program development based on currently available national secondary health data and focuses on three issues: ethnicity and immigration, health care utilization and the relationship between income and health. Highlights gender differences and identify disparities in the distribution of determinants of health, health behaviours, health outcomes, health care utilization as well as vulnerable subgroups of women.

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ISBN 1553925114

Gender, migration and citizenship resources project

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English
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Online
Author: 
Vijay Agnew
Kimberley Eastman
Radhika Hettiarachchi
Annis Karpenko
Publisher: 
Status of Women Canada
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Bibliography and literature review includes articles published in refereed journals since 1990 and some reports where gender, citizenship, migration, and health intersect in discussions of women.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Metropolis Canada

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Governmental Body
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Français
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Research
Recherche

Forms an international forum for research and policy on migration, diversity and changing cities. Forme un forum international pour la recherche et le développement de politiques sur les migrations, la diversité et les villes en évolution.

Primary Telephone: 
(613) 957-5983
Fax Number: 
(613) 957-5968
Street Address: 
365 Laurier Avenue West
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Ottawa
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K1A 1L1

A comparative study of women trafficked in the migration process: patterns, profiles and health consequences of sexual exploitat

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English
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Online
Author: 
Janice G. Raymond
Jean D'Cunha
Siti Ruhaini Dzuhayat-Santos
Publisher: 
Coalition Against Trafficking in Women
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Amherst, MA

Describes the patterns and consequences of sexual exploitation, migration, and trafficking of women in Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, Venezuela, and the United States.

The Strategic Workshop on Immigrant Women Making Place in Canadian Cities

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NGO - Non Government Organization
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English
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Research

Forms an interdisciplinary team of researchers affiliated with the Metropolis Project. Seeks to pool the findings of recent research (much of it their own work under the auspices of the Metropolis Project) on the migration and settlement experiences of immigrant women who settle in Canadian cities, and contribute to agenda-setting for future research that will deepen knowledge on immigrant settlement and integration experiences in Canadian cities, and that will help in policy formulation.

Email Address: 
damaris_rose@inrs-ucs.uquebec.ca

Policy-relevant research on immigration and settlement - relevant for whom? A working document

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English
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Online
Author: 
Damaris Rose
Judith Bernhard
Gillian Creese
Isabel Dyck
Luin Goldring
Arlene McLaren
Catherine Nolin
Valerie Preston
Brian Ray
Evangelia Tastsoglou
Publisher: 
The Strategic Workshop on Immigrant Women Making Place in Canadian Cities
Publication Date: 
2002

Examines migration and settlement experiences of immigrant women who settle in Canadian cities, in particular how gender structures the dynamics of migration and settlement, and the various dimensions of citizenship, and how gender intersects with other dimensions of difference. Includes a selected bibliography.

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Perceptions of grassroots people about human trafficking, migration and HIV/AIDS: a situational analysis

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English
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Paper
Author: 
WOREC Women's Rehabilitation Centre
Publisher: 
WOREC Women's Rehabilitation Centre
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Kathmandu, Nepal

Reports on an analysis conducted as part of WOREC's (Women's Rehabilitation Centre) programme Integrated Prevention of Trafficking and HIV/AIDS in Women and Children in Nepal. Includes survey and interview results from five Nepalese communities on the subject of grassroots people's perceptions and knowledge about migration, trafficking and HIV/AIDS. Also includes recommendations on these three issues.

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SEXP.P47 2002
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