Research & Reports

Below find a wide range of polls reports and academic articles about various topics. These topics include biology and science; violence against women (including murdered and missing Indigenous women and girls and women's prisons); and, women's rights and language. Find UN Reports and laws here.

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Polls

August 2021

"Gender Poll"

Commissioned by The Countess (UK)

October 2020

"Poll on Single Sex Spaces"

Commissioned by WoLF (US)

 

Health & Science

December 2021

"Fair Game: Biology, fairness and transgender athletes in women's sports"

by Dr. Jon Pike, Dr. Emma Hilton, Dr. Leslie A. Howe (Macdonald-Laurier Institute)

January 15, 2021

"The reality of sex"

by Dr. Emma Hilton, Dr. Pamela Thompson, and Dr. Dave Curtis (Irish Journal of Medical Science)

2020

World Rugby Performance Summary

World Rugby

World Rugby Guidelines on Transgender Inclusion in Sports

World Rugby

November 8, 2019

"Sex, not gender. A plea for accuracy"

by Christina Richie (Experimental & Molecular Medicine)

2018

"Ms. Understood: Women's hearts are victims of a system that is ill-equipped to diagnose, treat, and support them"

Heart and Stroke Foundation
 

 

Violence Against Women & Femicide

2021

"Violence Against Women in Covid-19 and Canada"

by Luna K C (Canadian Research Institute for the Institute of Women)

2020

"#CallItFemicide: Understanding sex/gender-related killings of women and girls in Canada, 2020"

by Myrna Dawson et al. (Canadian Femicide Observatory for Justice and Accountability)

July 2019

"Losing sight of women's rights: the unregulated introduction of gender self-identification as a case study of policy capture in Scotland"

by Dr. Kath Murray and Lacey Hunter Blackburn (Scottish Affairs)

Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women & Girls

June 2019

"Reclaiming Power and Place: The Final Report of the National Inquiry Into Missing Indigenous Women and Girls" (Volume 1A)

National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

June 2019

"Reclaiming Power and Place: The Final Report of the National Inquiry Into Missing Indigenous Women and Girls" (Volume 1B)

National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

January 29, 2021

Missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls: Understanding the numbers
Amnesty International

2011

“Violent Victimization of Aboriginal Women in the Canadian Provinces, 2009”

by Brennan, S. Statistics Canada, Catalogue no. 85-002-X.

Prisons

June 2021

"Brief on the Current situation in federal prisons in relation to reports of sexual coercion and violence in federal prisons"

by Heather Mason (to the Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security)

2018

"Rising Incarceration Rates of Racialized Women"

by Senator Kim Pate (Policy 4 Women)

April 1990

"Creating Choices Report: The Report of the Task Force on Federally Sentenced Women"

Correctional Services Canada and Elizabeth Fry Society

1955

United Nations Standard Minimum Rules for the Treatment of Prisoners

United Nations

 
 
 

Women's Rights, Language & Socio-Economics

2021

"Racialized Women & COVID-19 Challenges in Canada"

by Luna K C (Canadian Research Institute for the Institute of Women)

2021

"Women, Covid-19, and the Care Economy"

by Luna K C (Canadian Research Institute for the Institute of Women)

2021

"Women and Covid-19: Overview"

by Luna K C (Canadian Research Institute for the Institute of Women)

July 2019

"Losing sight of women's rights: the unregulated introduction of gender self-identification as a case study of policy capture in Scotland"

by Dr. Kath Murray and Lacey Hunter Blackburn (Scottish Affairs)

2016

"Female Autonomy vs Gender Identity A critical analysis of gender identity in CEDAW jurisprudence and the Yogyakarta Principles"

by Tina Minkowitz (Institutt for offentlig rett)

September 1970

"Report of the Royal Commission on the Status of Women"

Royal Commission on the Status of Women for the Government of Canada

Part 1

Part 2
Part 3

 

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