Central LHIN Leaders’ Briefings: Building Health Equity into Action

One critical way to drive health equity is by building expectations and requirements into system and performance management.  Several LHINs have required their partner service providers to develop health equity plans which identify vulnerable populations and access barriers, detail plans to address those challenges, outline …

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Globalization Knowledge Network

About the Network Web Site: Globalization Knowledge Network Organizational Hub: The Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada.   Reports   Towards Health-Equitable Globalisation: Rights, Regulation and Redistribution Author(s): Ronald Labonté, Chantal Blouin, Mickey Chopra, Kelley Lee, Corinne Packer, Mike Rowson, Ted Schrecker, …

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Employment Conditions Knowledge Network

About the Network Web Site: Employment Conditions Knowledge Network Organizational Co-Hubs: Health Inequalities Research Group (Occupational Health Research Unit), Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain | Social Equity & Health Research Unit (Centre for Addiction and Mental Health), Toronto, Canada | Faculty of Nursing, University of …

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Health Equity Lessons from…the United States? Really?

Canadians generally consider American health care to be inequitable, unfair and inefficient, since it costs more than any other health are system in the world, yet still leaves 45.7 million people uninsured. While there is no question that some of these perceptions are broadly well-founded, …

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Encourage borrowers of payday loans to share their voices in a short survey

The Centre for Community-Based Research and The Wellesley Institute need your help! Do you serve any clients who use payday loans? Help us better understand people’s experiences with these facilities and advocate for changes to protect them from being trapped in a cycle of debt.

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