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Troubles with tampons

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Joanne Fairhart Houlden
Edition: 
vol 2, No. 1
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1980
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article discusses dangers of tampon use; under researched and lack of information available from companies; chemicals, toxic shock syndrome; government inaction; alternatives to tampons.


 

 

A report card: actions an anti-choice government can take to limit your access to reproductive health services

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English
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Online
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Action Canada for Population and Development

Provides a list of 16 actions an anti-choice government can take to limit access to reproductive services such as allowing public referendums on abortion, and imposing gag orders on family planning agencies funded by federal government. Looks at present government's actions.

Health care renewal in Canada: measuring up?

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English
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Online
Publisher: 
Health Council of Canada
Publication Date: 
2007

Discusses how it is time to examine the collective capacity to measure the performance of health care systems across the country and suggests ways to strengthen transparency and accountability in health care.

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Women and positions of influence in New Brunswick

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English
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Online
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New Brunswick Advisory Council on the Status of Women
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Fredericton, NB

Provides statistical data on women's participation in positions of influence, including government, judicial system, and education.

Increasing women's participation in municipal decision-making processes: strategies for more inclusive Canadian communities: a r

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English
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Paper
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Author: 
Colleen Purdon
Publisher: 
Federation of Canadian Municipalities
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Provides tools, policies and best practices used in Canadian municipalities to effectively involve diverse women in municipal decision-making processes.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 0919080901
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Includes bibliographical references.

Crossing Boundaries

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NGO - Non Government Organization
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English
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Research

Forms a collaborative research project involving e-government leaders in Canada and around the world in setting and advancing the e-government agenda.

Email Address: 
comments@crossingboundaries.ca
Province: 
Alberta

Opening the e-government file: governing in the 21st century

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English
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Online
Author: 
Reg Alcock
Donald G. Lenihan
Publisher: 
Centre for Collaborative Government
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Considers what e-government is, how it may change government, what that may mean for Canadians, and what must be done to ensure that e-government is not only faster, smarter government but also more open, accountable, transparent, fair, and respectful of individual privacy. This paper is a primer for the Crossing Boundaries conference, held March 28-30, 2001 in Ottawa. The Crossing Boundaries project examines the impact of information technology on government.

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ISBN 096872101X
WOMI.A43 2001

Ministry of Social Development

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Governmental Body
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English
Primary Telephone: 
250-356-7750
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Email Address: 
enquirybc@gov.bc.ca
Fax Number: 
250-356-7292
Street Address: 
PO Box 9058 STN PROV GOV
City: 
Victoria
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V8W 9E1
Internal Notes : 
Updated December 2011

Library of Parliament

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NGO - Non Government Organization
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English
Français
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Information provision and referral
Primary Telephone: 
613-992-4793
Email Address: 
info@parl.gc.ca
TTY/TDD: 
613-995-2266
Fax Number: 
613-992-1273
Tollfree Phone Number: 
1 866 599-4999
Street Address: 
Promenade Bldg
Addt'l Street Address: 
151 Sparks St
City: 
Ottawa
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K1A 0A9
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