Intended to aid the continuing discussion and evaluation of the changing roles and social characteristics of Canadian women as well as contribute to the development of policies concerning the status of women in Canada
Pivot works in partnership with communities affected by poverty and social exclusion to identify priorities and develop solutions to complex human rights issues focused in four policy areas: police accountability, health and drug policy, homelessness, and sex workers’ rights.
This publication provides in-depth analysis and detailed statistics on a variety of topics and issues related to justice and public safety. Topics include crime, victimization, homicide, civil, family and criminal courts, and correctional services. Issues related to community safety, and perceptions of safety are also covered.
This is an international site dedicated to informing and organizing connections for women. The Association for Women’s Rights in Development offers programs and forums regarding international support for women.
Now- closed national organization to improve the health and lives of girls and women in Canada and the world by collecting, producing, distributing and sharing knowledge, ideas, education, information.
The International Center for Research on Women (ICRW) is a global research institute with headquarters in Washington, D.C., and regional offices in Nairobi, Kenya, and New Delhi, India. ICRW's mission is to empower women, advance gender equality and fight poverty in the developing world.
UN body charged with the meeting the needs of the worlds women through formulation of policies, global standards and norms and ensuring the accountability of the UN in its commitments on women and gender.