Gender equity

Gender equity

Made to measure: executive summaries

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Paper
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Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
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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.

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MCEWH GEND.M37 1999

Made to measure: synthesis papers

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English
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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

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.

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MCEWH GEND.M37 1999

Gender indicators for follow-up and evaluation of the regional programme of action for the women of Latin America and the Caribb

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Author: 
Thelma Galvez Pérez
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ECLAC
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Chile

Provides a set of indicators devised on the basis of the measures recommended to Governments in the Beijing Platform for Action, the Regional Programme of Action for the Women of Latin America and the Caribbean, 1995-2001, and the Plan of Action of the Second Summit of the Americas.

Young women speak out: 1992 symposium report

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Canadian Advisory Council on the Status of Women
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Canadian Advisory Council on the Status of Women
Publication Date: 
1992
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Identifies priority issues raised by young women: racism, self-esteem, education, feminism and sexism, the media, disabilities, teenage mothers and poverty, and violence.

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ISBN 0662592360
TEEN.C36 1992

Economic gender equality indicators (October 1997)

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English
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Federal-provincial/territorial Ministers Responsible for the Status of Women
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Status of Women Canada
Publication Date: 
1997
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Provides a selected set of benchmarks to reflect core, interrelated aspects of women's and men's economic lives.

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GEND.F43 1997
ISBN 0662261593
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Includes bibliographical references. Issued also in French under title: Indicateurs économique de l'égalité entre les sexes.

A cappella: a planning workbook to improve girls' lives by promoting gender equity

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Canadian Teachers' Federation
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Canadian Teachers' Federation
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Ottawa, ON

Presents a gender equity working tool for planning, developing and implementing activities that use school systems and their communities as a setting to promote equity.

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GEND.C36

A cappella discussion papers

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Canadian Teachers' Federation
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Provides a compilation of papers on young women and gender equity.

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GEND.C36

The Beijing Declaration and the Platform for Action

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Department of Public Information United Nations
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United Nations, Department of Public Information
Publication Date: 
1995
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New York, NY

Provides the complete text of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action as well as the statement of United Nations Secretary-General Boutros Boutros-Ghali, read at the conclusion of the Fourth World Conference on Women. It calls for the integration of gender perspectives in all policies and programmes and focuses on concrete measures to address the critical areas of concern worldwide.

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ADVO.U55 1995

Canadian Congress for Learning Opportunities for Women

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All women
Youth
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NGO - Non Government Organization
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English
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Information provision and referral
Training
Community education/development

The Canadian Congress for Learning Opportunities for Women (CCLOW), was a national feminist organization dedicated to addressing education and training issues for girls and women. Disbanding in 2001, their vision was women's social, political and economic equality through expanded learning opportunities; their focus areas being literacy, equity in education and job training.

Over the years (1970's - 2001) the CCLOW accumulated a large collection of important literature, which everyone wanted to see preserved. In answer to this, the National Adult Literacy Database (NALD) has created a comprehensive, searchable archive of all the CCLOW's literature, including:

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url (http://www.nald.ca/cclow.htm) does not appear valid, changed to current link, is an archive , the org was disbanded, as stated in the updated abstract.

Gender equality indicators: public concerns and public policies

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Author: 
Leroy Stone
Zeynep Karman
W. Pamela Yaremko
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Status of Women Canada
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Provides speeches and background papers from The Gender Equality Indicators (GEI) Symposium held in March 1998.

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GEND.S76 1999
ISBN 0662274180
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<p>Issued also in French under title: Les indicateurs de l'égalité entre les sexes : préoccupations publiques et politiques gouvernementales.</p>
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