Policy, Legislation and Legal Issues

Policy, Legislation and Legal Issues

The American Association of University Women - (http://www.aauw.org

The American Association of University Women is a national organization promoting education and equity for all women and girls. The site includes information on becoming a member, ways to take action, a research which gives full descriptions of several studies the AAUW has done on the problems girls face in school, and a listing of fellowships, grants and awards the AAUW supports. 

Public Policy Office - (http://www.apa.org/ppo/pippo.html

This site provides policies on children, youth and families, aging issues, disability issues, ethnic minority affairs, lesbian, gay and bisexual issues, HIV/AIDS, and women related issues. 

U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commision - (http://www.eeoc.gov

This page includes information for employees and employers as well as helpful definitional material regarding the laws, regulations and policies. 

Harassment, Discrimination 

Feminist Majority Foundation - (http://www.feminist.org

From here you can find the Sexual Harassment Hotline Resource List - (http://www.feminist.org/911/harass.html