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Women & Health Online Dialogue

Expert Group Meeting
Women and Health

the Gender Perspective into the Health Sector

Tunis (Tunisia)
28 September to 2 October 1998


Professor Lesley Doyal
United Kingdom

Professor of Health Care and Social Care and Director of Centre for Health and Social Care, School for Policy Studies University of Bristol (United Kingdom); research interests: gender divisions in health and illness, healthy public policies, and gender, health and development; publications include What Makes Women Sick : gender and the political economy of health (Macmillan, 1995) and a recent technical document Gender and Health: Technical Paper (WHO, 1998).

A draft framework for designing national health policies with an integrated gender perspective

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