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NCCHPP Webinar - Policy Approaches to Reducing Health Inequalities
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Policy Approaches to Reducing Health Inequalities
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Update - Comprehensive policies to combat poverty across Canada, by province

Health Inequalities and Intersectionality
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Annotated Bibliography: Health Inequalities
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Links
Closing the Gap in a Generation
Commission on Social Determinants of Health, 2008
(On the World Health Organization site)

Public health speaks: Intersectionality and health equity (On the site of NCCDH)

The Chief Public Health Officer's Report on the State of Public Health in Canada 2008:
Addressing Health Inequalities

(On the site of the Public Health Agency of Canada)

Dialogue Mapping: Building Shared Understanding of Wicked Problems.
Conklin, J., 2005
(Information available on the site of the CogNexus Institute)

Construire l'espace sociosanitaire : Expériences et pratiques de recherche dans la production locale de la santé. In French. Under the direction of Aubry, F. and Potvin, L. (2012). On the site of the University of Montréal.


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Thirteen Public Interventions in Canada That Have Contributed to a Reduction in Health Inequalities
This abridged report sets out to highlight certain programs and policies addressing health inequalities.
Published in February 2010.  DescriptionDownload   567 K
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The National Collaborating Centre for Healthy Public Policy asked researchers at a research centre on health inequalities, Centre Léa Roback, to report on programs and policies in Canada whose results have been evaluated using current medical evidence-based standards, including an evaluation of the quality of published evidence used in clinical guidelines.

The following summary report details policies and programs in Canada that have had some measure of success in reducing health inequalities.

Thirteen Public Interventions in Canada That Have Contributed to a Reduction in Health Inequalities
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