Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)

Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (ACEWH)

"Never give up": women making policy change; lessons from the community

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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: 
Anne Webb
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Women in Public Policy Research Project
Publication Date: 
1999

Documents the experiences, questions and recommendations of diverse Nova Scotia women who have tried to make public policy-related changes in their communities.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ACEWH WOMR.W43 1999

The Newfoundland and Labrador midwifery consultation meeting: final report

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Online
Author: 
Christine Saulnier
Publisher: 
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Presents a summary of the discussions at the Newfoundland and Labrador Midwifery Consultation Meeting, which examined the status of midwifery legislation in this province.

Thinking it through: women, work and caring in the new millennium

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Author: 
Pat Armstrong
Hugh Armstrong
Publisher: 
Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Outlines what kinds of care are provided and who provides different kinds of care, leading to a framework for assessing policy.

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ACEWH CARE.A76 2001
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Includes bibliographical references.

A coordinated approach to HIV and hepatitis C research in Atlantic Canada: how do we get there? A feasibility workshop for an A

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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David Fletcher
Jacqueline Gahagan
Aideen Reynolds
Publisher: 
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Discusses gaps in HIV/Hep C research and argues for a coordinated, multidisciplinary & regional response to these research needs.

Equality-based public policy development: views from the field

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Anne Webb
Publisher: 
Women in Public Policy Initiative
Publication Date: 
2003

Presents a profile of why community-based equality seeking groups do policy work and an understanding of why some government staff and departments seek to include community-based perspectives in policy development. Provides guidance on what is needed to do inclusive policy development and documentation of the barriers to inclusive cross-sector public policy development. Details how Steps Toward a Credible and Inclusive Public Policy Process (2000) has been used and gives direction on how to improve the original edition of Steps.

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ACEWH WOMI.W42 2003
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Includes bibliographical references.

A gender analysis of the stress experience of young Mi'kmaq women

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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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Paper
Author: 
Lynn McIntyre
Frederic Wien
Sharon Rudderham
Loraine Etter
Carla Moore
Nancy MacDonald
Sally Johnson
Ann Gottschall
Publisher: 
Research Bulletin
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Describes a research project that examined physical and mental stressors, and stressors related to social relationships among on-reserve young Mi'kmaq women.

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ISSN 14963612
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Includes bibliographical references.

Ethnicity, income and access to health care in the Atlantic region: a synthesis of the literature

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Moving Towards Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Provides a synthesis of research conducted that highlighted the important dimensions of health care accessibility from the point of view of marginalized groups in the Atlantic region.

The guiding principles community consultations project

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Translated Title: 
Le Project de consultation de la collectivité sur les principes directeurs
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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Paper
Online
Publisher: 
Moving Towards Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Describes a three–phase community consultation process developed to establish practical principles and a policy–relevant agenda for a new women’s health research program.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ACEWH WOMI.M68 2000

Trying to work it out: women's experiences in small workplaces

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Paper
Online
Publisher: 
Moving Towards Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Provides a synthesis of research findings a study examining the coping and recovery processes of women of low-income status at–risk for/experiencing depression.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ACEWH WORK.M68 2001

Voices and faces: a qualitative study of rural women and a breast cancer self-help group via an audio teleconferencing network

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Voix et visages : une étude qualitative sur les femmes rurales et le cancer du sein : un groupe d’entraide par téléconférence audio
Owning Org: 
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Publisher: 
Moving Towards Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Synthesizes the findings of a research project using audio teleconferencing as a social support to rural breast cancer survivors.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ACEWH BREC.M68 2001
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