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Policy research: Aboriginal women: CD-ROM

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English
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Publisher: 
Status of Women Canada
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Presents all Status of Women reports on Aboriginal women.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ABGN.P65 2006

The right to health: a resource manual for NGOs

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English
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Commonwealth Medical Trust
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
London, UK

Offers practical advice on how to undertake the advocacy work and monitoring strategies that are involved in adopting a human rights approach to health.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Transforming health systems: gender and rights in reproductive health

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English
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Online
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World Health Organization, Department of Reproductive Health and Research
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World Health Organization, Department of Reproductive Health and Research
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Geneva, Switzerland

Represents a training manual for health managers. Outlines how to facilitate a course that promotes the understanding of gender and rights in reproductive health. Course offers both conceptual and technical skills and tools for pactitioners to integrate the promotion of rights and gender equality into their policies, planning and programmes.

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Listen to the whispers: an education program about ovarian cancer

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English
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Author: 
National Ovarian Cancer Association
Elisabeth Ross (ed.)
Publisher: 
National Ovarian Cancer Association
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Aims to raise awareness among Canadian women of the subtle signs, symptoms, risks and preventive factors of ovarian cancer ("the disease that whispers").

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CANC.L57 2002
ISBN 0968788408

Global health disparities

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English
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Author: 
Society for Public Health Education
California State University, Chico
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Society for Public Health Education and California State University Chico
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Chico, CA

Consists of easy-to-use web format CD-ROM supplement to April 2002 special issue of journal Health Promotion Practice. Contains over 700 primary source materials and 1000s of pages of information on global health inequalities arranged by health disparity areas: Assessment/Measurement; Children; Country Health Profiles; Economic Development; Environment; Epidemiology/Statistics; Globalization; Healthy People 2010 (USA); Homepages; Indigenous People; Legal/Political; Maternal/Infant; Newsletters; Poverty; Race/Ethnicity; Seniors; Technology; and, Women.

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HEAS.G53 2002

Barefoot research: a workers' manual for organizing on work security

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English
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Author: 
Margaret Keith
James Brophy
Peter Kirby
Peter Rosskam
Publisher: 
International Labour Organization
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Geneva, Switzerland

Describes the changes in economy and how it's resulted in increased economic insecurity and inequality in the workplace. Demonstrates these changes have weakened the voices of workers and results in a decline in working conditions.

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ISBN 9221128229
WORK.K45 2002
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<p>Includes bibliographical references.</p>

A feminist examination and argument for prison abolition

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English
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Kim Pate
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Time and Again Productions
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

This CD-ROM contains a presentation given by Kim Pate on her views on prison abolition and the way the justice system treats women offenders. This presentation is followed by interview segments with Lee Lakeman, a collective member of Vancouver Rape Relief and Women's Shelter.

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VIOL.P38 2001

Vancouver Rape Relief and Women's Shelter fundraising dinner, September 25th, 1999

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Author: 
Andrea Dworkin
Sheila Jeffreys
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Time and Again Productions
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Provides two presentations given at the Vancouver Rape Relief and Women's Shelter Fundraising Dinner, held on September 25, 1999 in Vancouver, BC.

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VIOL.V36 2001
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1. Daisy Kler (3:09). 2. Lee Lakeman (3:28). 3. Sheila Jeffreys (26:40). 4. Andrea Dworkin (38:11).

Access to information: making it work for Canadians

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English
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Author: 
Access to Information Review Task Force Government of Canada
Publisher: 
Public Works and Government Services
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

This book reviews all aspects of the Canadian federal government's access to information regime, addresses areas in need of reform, and proposes several new approaches

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ISBN 0662666658
LEGI.A25 2002
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