Education is elevated on the global agenda – Canadian coalition of leading development, humanitarian and grassroots advocacy organizations welcomes historic announcement for the education of children – especially girls – living in crisis-situations

A Canada-led G7 Declaration to educate and empower girls in crisis-situations supported with a $3.8 B global commitment could have an impact on more than eight million children all over the world. Quebec City, June 9, 2018 – Canada’s leading…
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More than 160,000 Canadian and global citizens call on world leaders to make education for children in crises a priority, ensuring girls are not left behind

Canada’s leading ask Government of Canada at the G7 Summit to commit $500M in new funding for educating children in crises and closing the education gap between girls and boys Ottawa, 5 June 2018– Today in Ottawa, CEOs of Canada’s…
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RESULTS Canada Announces Executive Director

The Board and staff of RESULTS Canada are pleased to announce the appointment of Chris Dendys as Executive Director.  Chris has had a long affiliation with RESULTS, having served with the organization from 2006 to 2011 and returning in recent…
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New Investments in Official Development Assistance a Good Start – but More Leadership Needed

Today’s federal budget provides important new resources for official development assistance, with $2 billion allocated to foreign aid over the next 5 years.  However, this investment is not enough to ensure Canada’s contribution to ODA moves us closer to the…
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Increased Resources for Education a Good Start, More Leadership Required

Today at the World Economic Forum in Davos; Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced a Canadian pledge of $180 million over three years (2018-2020) to the Global Partnership for Education (GPE). The announcement means that millions more children around the world…
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Global Partnership for Education Campaign Update

The Canadian Government recently put forth a bold plan to advance gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls. The Feminist International Assistance Policy has an admirable aim of reducing poverty and building a more inclusive, peaceful and prosperous…
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Appointment of an Interim Executive Director

The RESULTS Canada Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Chris Dendys recently joined the RESULTS Canada staff team as Interim Executive Director. Ms. Dendys is an experienced advocate and well recognized for her ability to focus on delivering…
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Budget 2017: Rapid Action Required

The release of the Canadian Federal Budget last week shows we have much work to do in the fight to end extreme poverty. The budget saw no increase to the international assistance envelope (IAE), which means the upcoming fiscal year…
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RESULTS Canada’s statement on the 2017 federal budget

RESULTS Canada is deeply disappointed by the federal government’s decision to not increase Official Development Assistance in the 2017 budget. This budget does not put Canada back on the world stage. Instead, it misses an opportunity to foster greater global…
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Civil society welcomes Government’s leadership on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights, and calls for increased investment in international development

JOINT PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE OTTAWA, 8 March 2017—Civil society organizations congratulated the Government today on its announcement which addresses an important gap, both globally and in Canada, in current efforts to promote women and girls’ health and rights.…
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