This document presents a brief analysis of 37 social determinants of health frameworks that best reflect an intersectoral perspective. It also offers an in-depth analysis of the seven frameworks considered most useful for understanding and acting on the social determinants across sectors.
This white paper from the Institute for Healthcare Improvement provides guidance to health care organizations on how they can reduce health inequities related to characteristics linked to discrimination and social exclusion.
This report, released at the International Conference on Health Promotion in 1986, serves to inspire reflection, discussion, and action.
This report provides details on consultations held throughout Canada in 2006-2007 regarding the experiences of individuals with low literacy skills, immigrants, and refugees and service providers who work with these groups.
Advancing health equity: Case studies of health equity practice in four award-winning California health departments
Four examples of public health departments, large and small, are provided as case studies for finding creative ways to advance health equity.