We must remind the government that Canada should not lag on its commitment to delivering lifesaving vaccines to children everywhere. Equitable access to immunization is a goal that cannot be compromised.
Eradicating polio would be one of the greatest public health achievements the world has ever seen. We can all be a part of that legacy by taking action to ensure the resources are in place to create a polio-free world.
“Building sustainable cities—and a sustainable future—will need open dialogue among all branches of national, regional and local government.”
– Ban Ki-moon, former UN Secretary-General
RESULTS Canada advocates have long pushed for more Official Development Assistance (ODA) to improve global health, nutrition and education. We have shown Members of Parliament that increased ODA is crucial in eradicating polio, preventing and treating tuberculosis, promoting …
“We have made significant progress in recent years, but the fight is not over. Canada is committed to ending the HIV, tuberculosis and malaria epidemics for good by 2030. Canada is making the choice to lead on this critical issue for the poorest and most vulnerable people.”
— Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie