Health advocacy

Long distance delivery

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Resource Language: 
English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
Dianne Lai
Holly Rupert
Edition: 
Vol 10, No.1
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1988
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article speaks to the unfortunate effects of regionalization on women's health. Indicates how regionalization shapes the birth experiences of women in many areas of Canada. Introduces The Project on Out-of-Town Birth research project.  A survey of health professionals reviewed. 

Likhaan and the struggle for reproductive rights in the Philippines

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English
Translated Title: 
Likhaan et la lutte pour faire reconnaître les droits génésiques aux Philippines
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Media Type: 
Online
Author: 
Rita Morbia
Publisher: 
Canadian Women's Health Network
Publication Date: 
2012

Discusses the history, philosophy and operations of Likhaan, one of the Philippine’s leading women’s health organizations. Likhaan works in three basic areas: delivery of primary healthcare through clinics for women by trained community health workers, support for grassroots organizing with women and youth groups, and research-based advocacy on national issues.

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Available online only.

Public Citizen

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Advocacy

A nonprofit, nonpartisan public interest group founded in 1971 to represent consumer interests in Congress, the executive branch and the courts.

Primary Telephone: 
(202) 588-1000
Email Address: 
hrg1@citizen.org
Street Address: 
Member Services, Health Research Group, Litigation Group and Communications Office
Addt'l Street Address: 
1600 20th Street NW
City: 
Washington, D.C.
Postal/ZIP Code: 
20009
Country: 
USA
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