World Immunization Week 2017

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What if there was a vaccine that was greatly needed but it was just not getting to the people that need it most?

The Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine is one of those vaccines. HPV is the most common sexually transmitted disease globally; so common in fact, that nearly ALL sexually active people, everywhere, will have it at one point in their lives…
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Be Bold for Change: Stories from Female Advocates

  Clarecia, RESULTS Canada Board Member What sparked your decision to work towards gender equity? I would say whom – my mother Ivy Gordon-Christie taught for over 40 years in Kingston, Jamaica’s inner cities. Growing up I watched her help…
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Top Five Things We Learned and Heard from Davos 2017

1. Early Childhood Development (ECD) was brought to the forefront of discussions, and deemed essential to the future of a country’s economic and labour competitiveness In a blog published at the start of the forum, it was demonstrated that “early…
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Reflections from the Leaders Retreat

Grace RESULTS Canada is more than just a grassroots organization. It is a community that fosters empathy alongside their advocacy. The 2017 Leaders Retreat was my first experience working with other RESULTS leaders from across Canada. The weekend was filled…
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On Universal Children’s Day, what are we working towards?

On November 20th, 1989, the member states of the United Nations General Assembly signed the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC). The Convention detailed the rights of children and the responsibilities of the world’s citizens to provide them.…
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Citizen Advocate Spotlight

World Polio Day Twitter Takeover On October 24th, three of our advocates took over RESULTS Canada’s Twitter account to raise awareness around World Polio Day. They generated a flurry of activity and lots of people were engaging in the conversation…
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Will we be thanking Pakistan for showing the world how to stop the next pandemic?

Ebola, Zika, HIV…there’s widespread concern that the next pandemic will overwhelm the world’s medical services, particularly in the poorest countries. Yet one of those countries – Pakistan – may have found a path towards eradicating a highly contagious disease. It’s…
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Citizen Advocate Spotlight

This September our community has grown. We have been recruiting and training many new members to join our movement and take action on our campaigns.  This is really exciting news, because growing our community means increasing our influence and our…
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Breaking down barriers to accessing health in Indonesia

In August 2016, Members of Parliament Pam Damoff, Brenda Shanahan and Dr. Doug Eyolfson joined RESULTS Canada staff on a parliamentary delegation to Indonesia. The objective of the delegation was to give Canadian Parliamentarians an opportunity to see firsthand the…
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