Health policy

Health policy

The role of women's organizations in health policy development, implementation and dissemination

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English
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Paper
Author: 
W. E. Thurston
B. A. Crow
C. M. Scott
Publisher: 
Health Canada
Publication Date: 
1998
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Identifies the roles of women's groups in research and policy making and implementations in Canada.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ADVO.T45 1998

Public Services International

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Slovakian
German
Swedish
Services Provided: 
Community education/development
Advocacy

Forms an international trade union federation for public sector workers. Works towards quality services that everyone can afford, as well as better pay and working conditions of public sector workers.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
+33 (0)4 50 40 64 64
Secondary Telephone: 
33.4 50 40 64 64
Email Address: 
psi@world-psi.org
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
+33 (0)4 50 40 73 20
Street Address: 
BP 9
City: 
Ferney Voltaire, Cedex
Postal/ZIP Code: 
F-01211

Gender and health: from research to policy. Social change, policy development and the influence on women's health

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Wilfreda E. Thurston
Cathie M. Scott
Barbara A. Crow
Publisher: 
Atlantic Health Promotion Research Centre, Dalhousie University
Publication Date: 
1997
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Provides a synthesis of the literature on social change, policy development and the influence on women's health.

ISBN/ISSN: 
GEND.T48 1997

Made to measure: executive summaries

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English
Owning Org: 
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Paper
Author: 
Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publisher: 
Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Contains the executive summaries of the synthesis papers prepared for the National Symposium "Made to Measure: Designing Research, Policy and Action Approaches to Eliminate Gender Inequity" held October 3-6, 1999 in Halifax, NS.

ISBN/ISSN: 
MCEWH GEND.M37 1999

Made to measure: synthesis papers

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English
Owning Org: 
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publisher: 
Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

This collection of synthesis papers were prepared and presented at the National Symposium "Made to Measure: Designing Research, Policy and Action Approaches to Eliminate Gender Inequity" held in Halifax, NS from October 3-6, 1999.

ISBN/ISSN: 
MCEWH GEND.M37 1999

Toward a healthy future: second report on the health of Canadians

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English
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Federal Provincial and Territorial Advisory Committee on Population Health (ACPH)
Health Canada
Statistics Canada
Canadian Institute for Health Information
University of Toronto, Centre for Health Promotion
Publisher: 
Health Canada
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Serves as a tool to alert policy makers, practitioners and the public to current and future challenges in health, and to help identify actions that can be taken to improve the health of Canadians.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
HEAI.C36 1999
ISBN 0662276256
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<p>Review, Network Fall 1999: This report summarizes the most current information on the health of Canadians, with a goal to alert policy-makers, practitioners and the public to the state of the health of Canadians, and the direction it is headed. Useful statistics, often separated according to gender.</p>

Gender lens: a guide to gender-inclusive policy and program development

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English
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Paper
Author: 
British Columbia Ministry of Women's Equality
Publisher: 
British Columbia Ministry of Women's Equality
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Victoria, BC

Presents a guide to help develop policy, legislation, programs and services that effectively meet the needs of women and men.

ISBN/ISSN: 
GEND.B75 2000

Healthcare infostructures: the development of information-based infrastructures for the healthcare industry

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Diebold Institute for Public Policy Studies
Publisher: 
Praeger
Publication Date: 
1995
Publication Place: 
Westport, CT

Focuses on the roles that information-based technology can play in improving our society's overall health and well-being and in solving current and future problems of the cost and quality of and access to healthcare.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
HEAI.D54 1995
ISBN 0275951588

Handbook for mainstreaming. A gender perspective in the health sector

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Print
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English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Johanna Schalkwyk
Beth Woroniuk
Helen Thomas
Publisher: 
Department for Democracy and Social Development, Health Division
Publication Date: 
1997
Publication Place: 
Sweden

Analyses the linkages between gender equality and health sector development. Provides discussion points to guide policy dialogue on gender in the health sector.

ISBN/ISSN: 
GEND.S33 1997

Coordinating healthy public policy: an analytical literature review and bibliography

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Print
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English
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
Ann P. Pederson
Publisher: 
Health and Welfare Canada
Publication Date: 
1988
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Provides an analytic literature review on one element of the Health Promotion Framework contained in the report, Achieving Health for All (1986).

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ISBN/ISSN: 
HEAS.P43 1988
ISBN 0662167023
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