Physical activity challenges for marginalized women in BC

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Many women in British Columbia find it challenging to engage in levels of physical activity that are sufficient to promote health and marginalized women, in particular, face many barriers to participation in sport, recreation, and physical leisure. This year, researchers at the the British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women’s Health and ProMOTION Plus conducted an environmental scan on physical activity for marginalized women in BC. Their aim in the scan was to learn more about the current context for and activities being facilitated to promote physical activity for marginalized women at provincial and local levels in BC.

Read Physical Activity for Marginalized Women in British Columbia: A Discussion Paper.