Gender

Gender

Gendering prevention practices: a practical guide to working with gender in sexual safety and HIV/AIDS awareness education

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English
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Author: 
Jill Lewis
Publisher: 
Nordic Institute for Women's Studies and Gender Research
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Oslo, Norway

Presents practical resources for those looking to take a gendered approach in HIV awareness raising activities with young people. Link requires Microsoft Word.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 8278640157
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Includes bibliographical references.

GenderStats

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English
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Online
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The World Bank Group

Provides an electronic database of gender statistics and indicators. Offers statistical and other data in modules on several subjects, including health, education, political participation, and poverty.

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International Gender and Trade Network

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

Works to identify trade's impact on women and a women's agenda relative to trade and investment that will foster greater economic justice and security for women, families and communities globally.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
202-635-2757 ext. 115
Email Address: 
secretariat@coc.org
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
202-832-9494
Street Address: 
1225 Otis St NE
City: 
Washington
Province: 
District of Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
20017

The objective is care: proceedings of the National Think Tank On Gender and Unpaid Caregiving, November 8-10, 2001, Charlottetown

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English
Owning Org: 
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Women and Health Care Reform
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Online
Author: 
Ann Pederson
Patsy-Beattie Huggan
Publisher: 
National Coordinating Group on Health Care Reform and Women
Publication Date: 
2001

Examines gender differences in caring and the implications for families, policy developers and health care. Debates what these differences mean for women over the course of their lifetimes.

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Available online.
ISBN/ISSN: 
HCRW CARE.P43 2001
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Includes bibliographical references.

Exploring gender perspectives in population and health programs: workshop findings and recommendations

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English
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Online
Author: 
Susan Settergren
Michal Avni
Publisher: 
Interagency Gender Working Group
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Washington, D.C.

Presents recommendations on integrating gender considerations into population, health and nutrition project design.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
GEND.S48 2002
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Includes bibliographical references.

IGWG

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NGO - Non Government Organization
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English
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Information provision and referral
Policy development

Forms a network comprising non-governmental organizations, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), cooperating agencies, and the Bureau for Global Health of USAID. Raises awareness and commmitment to synergies between gender equity and reproductive health/HIV outcomes. Collects empirical data and identifies best practices on gender issues and the interface with reproductive health/HIV. Develops operational tools for the integration of gender approaches into population, health and nutrition programming. Maintains a listserv.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(202) 712-0662
Email Address: 
Igwg@prb.org
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
(202) 216-3524
Street Address: 
Bureau for Global Health USAID Ronald Reagan Building
City: 
Washington
Province: 
District of Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
20523-1000

Gender and cultural change: overview report

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English
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Author: 
Susie Jolly
Publisher: 
BRIDGE developement-gender
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Brighton, UK

Examines understandings of culture in gender and development studies. Also discusses efforts and projects that respond to problematic representations of north-south differences and power dynamics. Includes recommendations based on the experiences described in the report.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
GEND.J65 2002
ISBN 1858644127

Commonwealth Secretariat

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Governmental Body
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English
Services Provided: 
Policy development
Publisher

The Commonwealth Secretariat is the principal inter-governmental organisation of the Commonwealth, implementing the decisions taken by its 54 member governments.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
+44 (0)20 77476500
Email Address: 
info@commonwealth.int
Fax Number: 
+44 (0)20 7930 0827
Street Address: 
Marlborough House, Pall Mall
City: 
London
Postal/ZIP Code: 
SW1Y 5HX

Living in balance: gender, structural inequalities, and health promoting behaviors in Manitoba First Nation communities

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English
Owning Org: 
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence (PWHCE)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Brenda Elias
Audrey Leader
Doreen Sanderson
John O'Neil
Bob Tate
Publisher: 
Northern Health Research Unit, University of Manitoba
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Describes health promoting behaviours such as engaging in more physical activity, positive dietary changes, quitting smoking, and stopping drinking for a time, in First Nations peoples.

ISBN/ISSN: 
PWHCE ABGN.E45 2000
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.

Health care utilization and gender: a pilot study using the BC Linked Health Data

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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: 
Arminée Kazanjian
Isabelle Savoie
Denise Morettin
Publisher: 
Research Bulletin
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Reports on a pilot study that evaluated the feasibility of linking large administrative databases to conduct a population-based study of health care use and gender in British Columbia.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14963612
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