Clearinghouse Connector – February 2011

Links to online resources available from the Women’s Health Victoria Clearinghouse collection.

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Advocacy in public health : roles and challenges International Journal of Epidemiology, 2001

Advocacy for healthy public policy as a health promotion technology University of Toronto Centre for Health Promotion 2001

Advocacy in health promotion : where angels fear to tread : a formative study with members of AHPA Australian Health Promotion Update, 2007

Bridle on outspoken charities was wrong Sydney Morning Herald, 2010

Women and advocacy

The role of advocacy in advancing and human rights of women with disabilities in Australia Women With Disabilities Australia, 2008

Raising women up : analysing Australian advocacy for women’s rights under international and domestic law ANU ePress, 2010

Advocacy interventions to reduce or eliminate violence and promote the physical and psychosocial well-being of women who experience intimate partner abuse (review) Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2009


Advocacy campaign manual Women’s Campaign International, 2006

Advocacy in action : a toolkit for public health professionals Public Health Advocacy Institute of Western Australia, 2009

Doing media advocacy International Women’s Health Coalition, 2010

An introduction to advocacy : training guide Academy for Educational Development. Support for Analysis and Research in Africa (SARA) Project, 1999

Related websites

Women’s Information and Referral Exchange (WIRE) Advocacy and research

PeaceWomen Gender and advocacy at the UN

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