Rooted in the premise that everyone deserves a life out of poverty, this compendium of writings offers considerations for policy makers and governments to inform next steps in testing basic income and rethinking welfare in Ontario.
Building organizational capacity for health equity action: A framework and assessment tool for public health – Summary report
This framework, assessment tool and summary report from Lambton Public Health describe key elements of public health capacity to take action on health equity at an organization level.
This planning tool from the Fraser Health Authority (BC) offers support for public and community health agencies to develop interventions and programs that address health equity at all stages. It includes guidance, worksheets and a seven-step framework.
Driving forward health equity – the role of accountability, policy coherence, social participation and empowerment
As part of the World Health Organization (WHO) European Health Equity Status Report initiative, a scientific expert review asked why more progress had not been made on advancing health equity in the region. The review also identified four key drivers of health equity: accountability, policy coherence, social participation and empowerment.
Establishing a holistic framework to reduce inequities in HIV, viral hepatitis, STDs, and tuberculos
This report from the Center for Disease Control (CDC) describes inequities in infectious disease rates among marginalized groups in the United States. It offers a framework designed to reduce the rates of HIV, viral hepatitis, STDs and tuberculosis among population groups most at risk due to the social determinants of health.