Monthly Archives: November 2014

A Continuum of Approaches to Action on Gender and Health

A one-page illustration of different approaches to integrating gender in health promotion and their relationship to gender equity. View PDF

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Framework for Gender Transformative Health Promotion

A one-page illustration of how health promotion can contribute to gender transformation to enhance both health and gender equity. View PDF

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Planning Tool for Creating Gender Transformative Health Promotion Interventions

This planning tool helps health promotion practitioners identify the known or potential sex, gender, diversity and equity effects of a program, policy or research project. View PDF 

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Gender Equity and Health Promotion Information Sheets

These two-page information sheets provide suggestions on applying principles of gender transformative health promotion to practice. How Health Promotion Can Improve Gender Equity View PDF How Tobacco Control Can Improve Gender Equity View PDF How Community Physical Activity Programs Can Improve … Continue reading

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Integrating Gender into Health Promotion – Workshop Exercises

These training tools apply the gender integration continuum to example areas in the health promotion field. Program examples are provided so that small groups can practice identifying elements according to the gender integration continuum. Women and Stroke View PDF   … Continue reading

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Approaches to Integrating Gender into Health Promotion

This 30-minute presentation draws upon gender integration work by the World Health Organization and other international organizations. It introduces the concepts of “gender unequal,” “gender blind,” “gender sensitive,” “gender specific,” and “gender transformative” to help health promotion practitioners assess their current … Continue reading

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Gender Transformative Health Promotion: An Introduction

This 30-minute presentation examines the links between gender equity and health promotion and introduces a Framework for Gender Transformative Health Promotion. View PDF

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