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Future health service use and cost: Insights from ALSWH 2016

Publisher: Prepared for the Australia Government Department of Health  June 2016 Status – CURRENT This report uses ALSWH data to identify expected trends in health status, health risks, and behaviours over the next two decades, and to compare trends across cohorts. Analysis of linked data on key health service use for women with different health and […]

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Use, access to and impact of Medicare services for Australian women

Publisher: ALSWH prepared for Government of Australia Department of Health June 2017 Status – CURRENT This major report, the latest in a series for the Department of Health examines and compares the use of access to and the impact of Medicare services for women in Australia across the life course. The life course approach adopted focuses […]

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ALSWH Annual Report 2015

Publisher: Australian Government Department of Health 2015 Status – CURRENT The Australian Longitudinal Study on Women’s Health (ALSWH) funded by the Australian Government Department of Health, assesses women’s physical and mental health, as well as socio-demographic and lifestyle factors, and their use of health services. The Study is a national research resource, and since its inception […]

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ALSWH Annual Report 2016

Publisher: Australian Government Department of Health 2016 Status – CURRENT Funded by the Australian Government Department of Health, ALSWH assesses women’s physical and mental health, as well as socio-demographic and lifestyle factors, and their use of health services. The Study is a national research resource, and since its inception has provided an evidence base to the […]

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Negotiating Discourses of Shame, Secrecy and Silence

Publisher: Australian Research Council and Western Sydney University, Community Migrant Resource Centre, FP NSW, and Centre for the study of gender, social in equities and mental health.   January 2017 Status – CURRENT Identifying migrant and refugee women’s experiences and constructs of sexual embodiment are essential for understanding sexual subjectivity and provision of culturally safe sexual […]

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Sexual and Reproductive Health of Migrant and Refugee Women

Publisher: Australian Research Council and Western Sydney University, Community Migrant Resource Centre, FP NSW, and Centre for the study of gender, social in equities and mental health. Status – April 2017 The research examines how sexual and reproductive health is experienced and understood by recent migrant and refugee women, living in Sydney and Vancouver Canada.

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Ending Family Violence Victoria’s Plan for Change

Publisher:  Victorian Government 2017 Status – CURRENT First ever plan to ending family violence in Victoria which responds to the 277 recommendations from the Royal Commission into Family Violence

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Safe and Strong A Victorian Equality Strategy

Publisher: Victorian Government  2017 Status – CURRENT First Victorian Gender Equality Strategy, Safe and Strong, sets out a framework for enduring and sustained action over time. We aim to progressively build the attitudinal and behavioural change required to reduce violence against women and deliver gender equality. The Strategy draws on global evidence of what works in […]

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Women’s Sexual and Reproductive Health Key Priorities 2017-2020

Publisher: Victorian Government 2017 Status – CURRENT This document, the first Australian sexual and reproductive health strategy, outlines the right to healthy and respectful relationships, inclusive, safe and appropriate services, access to accurate information, and effective and affordable methods of family planning and fertility regulation.

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Gender mainstreaming for health managers: a practical approach- facilitators guide and participant notes

Publisher: 2011 World Health Organisation Status – CURRENT Gender mainstreaming health guide that includes sex specific approaches

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