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Status positive: Supporting women immigrants and refugees with HIV/AIDS

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Ellen Reynolds
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Vol. 10, N. 2
Publisher: 
Network/Le Réseau
Publication Date: 
Spring/Summer 2008
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Discusses The Government of Canada's Federal Initiative to Address HIV/AIDS, and the lack of women's involvement in HIV/AIDS research and decision making , a significant problem that results in limited access to treatment and supports specifically for women.

Gender, diversity and HIV/AIDS

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English
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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence (PWHCE)
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Online
Author: 
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence
Publisher: 
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Presented at the XVI International AIDS Conference in Toronto, Ontario, this document looks at such themes as workplace HIV/AIDS, gender-based violence, youth and prevention, breastfeeding, and gender-based analysis and HIV resources.

Strengthening resistance: confronting violence against women and HIV/AIDS (2006)

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English
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Online
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Centre for Women's Global Leadership
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2006

Focuses on the points of intersection in the social, political and public health crises of violence against women and HIV/AIDS. The report uses a human rights lens to focus on critical political challenges and on innovative strategies used by activists worldwide as they respond to the links between violence and HIV/AIDS.

Gender and the costs of palliative caregiving for people with HIV/AIDS

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English
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British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (BCCEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Women's Health Research Bulletins (CEWHRB)
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Online
Paper
Author: 
Ann Pederson
Lorraine Greaves
Publisher: 
Research Bulletin
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Examines the issues confronting palliative caregivers of people with AIDS.

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ISSN 14963612
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Includes bibliographical references.

Viruses of inequality: women's health and human rights

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English
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British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (BCCEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Women's Health Research Bulletins (CEWHRB)
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Online
Paper
Author: 
Marilou McPhedran
Susan Bazilli
Publisher: 
Research Bulletin
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Discusses HIV/AIDS and its links to issues of democratic reform and post-conflict renewal in South Africa.

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ISSN 14963612
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Includes bibliographical references.

An invisible epidemic: the implications of gender neutrality for managing HIV/AIDS in low-incidence countries

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English
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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Women's Health Research Bulletins (CEWHRB)
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Online
Paper
Author: 
Barbara Clow
Publisher: 
Research Bulletin
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Discusses the role of gender in the HIV/AIDS pandemic and calls for amended health care and social policy responses to the needs and experiences of women and men.

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ISSN 14963612
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Includes bibliographical references.

Time to deliver on gender and HIV/AIDS

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English
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Centres of Excellence for Women's Health Research Bulletins (CEWHRB)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Online
Paper
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Research Bulletin
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Examines the ways in which sex and gender function to make women and girls susceptible to HIV.

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ISSN 14963612
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Includes bibliographical references.

Leading together: Canada takes action on HIV/AIDS (2005-2010)

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English
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Canadian Public Health Association
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Presents a coordinated nationwide approach to tackling HIV, as well as the underlying health and social issues that contribute to new infections.

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AIDS.L43 2005
ISBN 1894324331

The changing face of HIV/AIDS in Canada: the rising risk for women

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Online
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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publisher: 
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Presents general information on HIV/AIDS statistics among women in Canada.

Gender-based analysis and HIV/AIDS: checklist

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Online
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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publisher: 
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Argues for the use of gender-based analysis as a framework for analysing and developing HIV/AIDS policies, programs and research. Provides a GBA checklist.

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