Men's health in Ireland: a report from the Men's Health Forum in Ireland.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/265278
Title:
Men's health in Ireland: a report from the Men's Health Forum in Ireland.
Authors:
McEvoy, Rachel; Richardstown, Noel
Publisher:
Men's Health Forum in Ireland
Issue Date:
Jan-2004
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/265278
Item Type:
Report
Language:
en
Description:
Established in 2002, the Men's Health Forum in Ireland works on an all Ireland basis to enhance the health of men. The Forum recognises the right of all men to good health regardless of age, gender, sexual orientation, disability, race, culture, religious or political affiliations, The Men's Health Forum in Ireland aims to promote and enhance all aspects of the health and well being of men and boys. Men have: • The right to the best possible health, irrespective of social, cultural, political or ethnic differences; • The right to gender-specific information and education initiatives on how to keep themselves healthy; • The right to equity of access to available, affordable and gender-sensitive services for all men; • The right to have men's issues recognised and properly addressed, in a way that is not at the expense of women's or children's health, but seen as beneficial to all and to society as a whole; • The right to call for greater emphasis on a partnership approach in developing future strategies or initiatives on men's health. that includes consultation between policy makers, health-care providers, statutory and voluntary groups working on behalf of men, employers and men themselves.
Keywords:
HEALTH; MEN'S HEALTH

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorMcEvoy, Rachelen_GB
dc.contributor.authorRichardstown, Noelen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2013-01-14T14:05:49Z-
dc.date.available2013-01-14T14:05:49Z-
dc.date.issued2004-01-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/265278-
dc.descriptionEstablished in 2002, the Men's Health Forum in Ireland works on an all Ireland basis to enhance the health of men. The Forum recognises the right of all men to good health regardless of age, gender, sexual orientation, disability, race, culture, religious or political affiliations, The Men's Health Forum in Ireland aims to promote and enhance all aspects of the health and well being of men and boys. Men have: • The right to the best possible health, irrespective of social, cultural, political or ethnic differences; • The right to gender-specific information and education initiatives on how to keep themselves healthy; • The right to equity of access to available, affordable and gender-sensitive services for all men; • The right to have men's issues recognised and properly addressed, in a way that is not at the expense of women's or children's health, but seen as beneficial to all and to society as a whole; • The right to call for greater emphasis on a partnership approach in developing future strategies or initiatives on men's health. that includes consultation between policy makers, health-care providers, statutory and voluntary groups working on behalf of men, employers and men themselves.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherMen's Health Forum in Irelanden_GB
dc.subjectHEALTHen_GB
dc.subjectMEN'S HEALTHen_GB
dc.titleMen's health in Ireland: a report from the Men's Health Forum in Ireland.en_GB
dc.typeReporten
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