The seventh release in our Let’s Talk series discusses racism as a critical factor that impacts health and wellbeing. The concepts of race, racism and racialization are described, with attention to settler colonialism and structural racism.
An overview of proceedings from a May 2014 meeting of senior leaders and decision-makers in Canadian public health about advancing provincial/territorial capacity for health equity.
The latest addition to the NCCDH’s “Let’s Talk” series discusses advocacy within public health. Attention is brought to the shift towards advocacy in upstream policy and structural change. Discussion questions are included to help public health staff examine their work.
Tools and approaches for assessing and supporting public health action on the social determinants of health and health equity
This quick-reference guide is intended for public health practitioners, planners and decision makers who want to strengthen the equitability of public health and health sector programs and services.
This case study will help others plan or support community-driven action on poverty reduction.
This evidence review presents a discussion on how the social determinants of health impact young children and their families.