Federal government

Federal government

Office of the Auditor General of Canada

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Governmental Body
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English
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Audits federal government operations and provides Parliament with independent information, advice, and assurance regarding the federal government’s stewardship of public funds.

Primary Telephone: 
613-952-0213, ext. 5000
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
distribution@oag-bvg.gc.ca
TTY/TDD: 
613-954-8042
Fax Number: 
613-943-5485
Tollfree Phone Number: 
or 1-888-761-5953
Street Address: 
240 Sparks Street, Stop 10-1
City: 
Ottawa
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K1A 0G6
Country: 
Canada

Equality for women: beyond the illusion

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Online
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Expert Panel on Accountability Mechanisms for Gender Equality
Publisher: 
Status of Women Canada
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Studies accountability and provides advice on strengthening gender equality in Canada.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 0662424905
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Canadian experience in gender mainstreaming

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English
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Status of Women Canada
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Outlines the government of Canada's experience with gender mainstreaming and presents an overview of the progress achieved in various federal departments and provincial governments.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 0662667352
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Issued also in French under the title: L'intégration des considérations liées à l'égalité des sexes au Canada

Government Response to the Second Report of the Standing Committee on the Status of Women. Gender-based Analysis: Building Block

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English
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Online
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Standing Committee on the Status of Women
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Presents the federal government's response to the Standing Committee on the Status of Women (FEWO) report entitled, Gender-Based Analysis: Building Blocks for Success tabled in the House of Commons on April 19, 2005.

Government Response to the Third Report of the Standing Committee of the Status of Women. Funding Through the Women's Program: W

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English
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Online
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Standing Committee on the Status of Women
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Presents the federal government's response to the third report of the Standing Committee on the Status of Women, Funding through the Women's Program: Women's Groups Speak Outtabled in the House of Commons on May 20, 2005.

Gender-based analysis (GBA): performance measurement of its application

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English
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Online
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Status of Women Canada
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Provide Government of Canada departments with a template to measure the application of Gender-Based Analysis and plan for future evaluation of its effectiveness/impact relative to outcomes.

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Healthy Environments and Consumer Safety Branch

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Governmental Body
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Health promotion
Research
Policy development
Publisher

Promotes healthy living, working, and recreational environments by identifying and assessing health risks to Canadians posed by environmental factors. Develops national risk management strategies around radiation protection, environmental contaminants, and water quality and health. Websites describes programs and provides access to publications.

Email Address: 
hecs-sesc@hc-sc.gc.ca

Drug Strategy and Controlled Substances Programme

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Governmental Body
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English
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Health promotion
Research
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Regulates controlled substances and promotes initiatives that reduce or prevent the harm associated with these substances and alcohol.

Making policy: a guide to the federal government's policy process

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Glen Milne
Publisher: 
Glen Mine
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Provides an up-to-date 'insider's' overview of the federal policy marketplace based on recent research and thirty years of work as a policy and strategy based on research and thirty years of work as a policy and strategy consultant to departments, central agencies and external stakeholders.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 0968558801
LEGI.M56 2000

Convention on the elimination of all forms of discrimination against women: fifth report of Canada covering the period April 199

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English
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Publisher: 
Human Rights Program
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Gatineau, Quebec

Provides a report card of Canada's progress in realizing all the goals of the CEDAW.

ISBN/ISSN: 
GEND.C66 2002
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