International Women's Issues: Health

In our print Reference Collection:

Encyclopedia of Birth Control
HQ766.R442 2000

Historical and Multicultural Encyclopedia of Women's Reproductive Rights in the United States
HQ766.5.U5H57 2002

 

Websites:

Center for Reproductive Rights
A nonprofit legal advocacy organization with an international focus. Links to regional publications on reproductive rights issues.

Gender, Ethnicity and Health
A Pan American Health Organization website with links to full text reports and statistical publications.

The Global Coalition on Women and AIDS
A collaborative education and advocacy project of the United Nations and other agencies.  The website links to reports and speeches.

International Women's Health Coalition
The IWHC focuses on women's health and reproductive rights in Africa, Asia the Middle East and Latin America.  Their website hosts an "Information Library" with links to articles, fact sheets and reports.

Public Agenda Issue Guide: Abortion
A discussion of the abortion issue in the United States with pro and con arguments and extensive information on public opinion.  Published by Public Agenda, a nonpartisan research organization.

Women's Health
A website of the World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe.

Women's Health Statistics
Statistics primarily for the United States.