Recognizing citizens who use their voices to make a difference

By Mélissa Dubé, Public Engagement Organizer On the evening of Saturday May 5th—following the first day of our biennial national conference—our conference attendees came together for a Brews and Bites soirée to celebrate RESULTS Canada’s remarkable citizen advocates. As…
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Women and Girls Empowerment Without Improved Routine Immunization of all Children? Not likely.

A Pakistani female vaccine worker carries a cooler of polio vaccines to the remote town of Harnai. Today she will have to administer 50 vaccines. This is her third visit to Harnai in three months and she now knows all…
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We’re Celebrating our Citizen Advocates this National Volunteer Week

It’s National Volunteer Week and we’d like to thank all of our amazing citizen advocates who volunteer their time with us at RESULTS Canada in the pursuit of a more just future. Our citizen advocates write hundreds of letters, meet…
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An engaging trip to the West Coast

By Mélissa Dubé, Public Engagement Organizer As a new RESULTS Canada staff of about 6 weeks, I had the opportunity to attend the RESULTS Pacific Regional Conference in Port Orchard, Washington State. Excited, I jumped on a plane with my…
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Citizen Advocates Turned the World Red

Saturday March 24th was World Tuberculosis Day and we’d like to thank our citizen advocates for their hard work Turning the World Red and standing in solidarity with the millions of people who are affected by tuberculosis globally. Tuberculosis is…
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TB REACH in Action: Care, cure and prevention for the hardest to reach

TB REACH provides grants to partners around the world who are working to increase the number of people diagnosed and treated for tuberculosis (TB). TB is the number one infectious killer in the world and though curable, people affected by…
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Dear Women, Thank You for Being Key to Realizing a Polio-Free World

A Pakistani female vaccine worker carries a cooler of polio vaccines to the remote town of Harnai. Today she will have to administer 50 vaccines. This is her third visit to Harnai in three months and she now knows all…
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Raising our voices in support of access to education and the GPE

I have the privilege of working on behalf of HIV/AIDS Orphans living in rural Uganda as an employee of the Nyaka AIDS Orphans Project. Every day I witness gratitude that is beyond comprehension by sweet faces who believe in the…
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An investment in the Global Partnership for Education is an investment in the future

There is no single solution to poverty, but perhaps the most effective long term strategy is education. No amount of money, resources, work or ideology can pull a community permanently out of poverty, if people don’t have access to the…
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Learning Without Limits: Improving Access to Quality Education

It’s a warm, sunny afternoon in Nairobi, Kenya as I pull up to Cheleta Primary School on the back of a motorbike. I’m greeted by a brightly painted cement gate that has the school’s vision written in bold black letters:…
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