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This section contains links to organizations working on women’s issues or rural issues.

Sponsoring Organizations

Centre for Rural Studies and Enrichment: …established to research and understand the issues and needs of rural people and small communities, working closely with rural people and communities.

Prairie Women’s Health Centre of Excellence: “…one of the Centres of Excellence for Women’s Health supported by the Women’s Health Contribution Program, through the Bureau of Women’s Health And Gender Analysis of Health Canada. The Centres are dedicated to improving the health status of Canadian women by supporting policy-oriented, and community-based research and analysis on the social determinants of women’s health."

Status of Women Canada (SWC): “…the federal government agency which promotes gender equality, and the full participation of women in the economic, social, cultural and political life of the country. SWC focuses its work in three areas: improving women's economic autonomy and well-being, eliminating systemic violence against women and children, and advancing women's human rights."

The Women’s Health Contribution Program

Canadian Women’s Health Network “Sharing information, resources and strategies, and building links to improve women's health.”

Centres of Excellence for Women’s Health

Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Women's Health

British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women’s Health

National Network on Environments and Women’s Health

Prairie Women’s Health Centre of Excellence

Working Groups

Health Reform and Women

Women and Health Protection

Related to Women

Associated Country Women of the World

British Columbia Rural Women’s Network

Canadian Rural Information Service: Women’s Directory

Centre for Research in Women's Health

Federated Women’s Institutes of Canada Includes contact information for Saskatchewan Women’s Institutes.

Les Cercles de Fermières du Québec

National Farmers Union Women’s Advisory Committee

Research Chair in Rural Women's Health, University of Western Ontario

Rural Women Making Change

Rural Womyn in Canada

Status of Women Office, Saskatchewan

Women’s Directory Website

Women’s Health Matters

Women’s World Summit Foundation
Prize for Women's Creativity in Rural Life

Rural Life

Agricultural Council of Saskatchewan (formerly Saskatchewan Council For Community Development)

Atlantic Rural Centre

Brandon University's Rural Development Institute

Canada Rural Economy Research Lab

Canadian Agricultural Safety Association:

Canadian Rural Partnership / Rural Secretariat / Rural Team Saskatchewan

Partners for Rural Family Support, Humboldt

Saskatchewan Agriculture and Food

Saskatchewan Council for Community Development

Saskatchewan Farm Stress Line

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