These reports describe how the Sudbury & District Health Unit gathered and synthesized evidence to prioritize and guide local public health action to reduce social inequities in health.
This document from Toronto Public Health provides information to homelessness service setting providers and workers to reduce risk of COVID-19 and how to plan around COVID-19.
This commentary article from Ryan and Ayadi outlines the short and long-term health and economic impacts of COVID-19 on women and girls, and proposes actionable recommendations for healthcare, public health, and policy development for a gender-responsive, intersectional approach to pandemic planning.
This paper introduces the conceptual framework that guides the work of the WHO’s Commission on the Social Determinants of Health. The document describes how the framework came about, its two “levels of causation’ of health inequities, and the “policy directions” it points to.
The authors of this article set out to help strengthen the capacity of the public health sector to develop, implement and sustain equity-focused population health initiatives by identifying what optimal organizational capacity entails.