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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Civil society welcomes a fully funded Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria

Montreal, Canada, September 17, 2016 – The Interagency Coalition on AIDS and Development (ICAD), International Council Of Aids Service Organizations (ICASO) and RESULTS Canada applaud global leaders as well as Canadian and international communities for meeting the US13 billion target…
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Civil society welcomes Canada’s renewed commitment to The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria

OTTAWA, Canada, 09 May, 2016—RESULTS Canada, the Interagency Coalition on AIDS and Development (ICAD), and ICASO congratulate the Government of Canada on its global health leadership and commitment to the fight against AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria globally. Today, the Prime…
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RESULTS Canada’s statement on the 2016 Federal Budget

OTTAWA–RESULTS Canada’s Executive Director, Lauren Dobson-Hughes, issued the following statement: “In the months leading up to today’s budget RESULTS Canada’s grassroots advocates worked tirelessly to kick-start a national conversation on Canadian generosity and our country’s contributions to the world. Their…
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New WHO Report shows urgent action needed on Tuberculosis

Ottawa, ON – Statement by RESULTS Canada on the release of the World Health Organization’s (WHO) 2015 Global Tuberculosis Report Amy Bartlett, Executive Director, RESULTS Canada: “RESULTS Canada welcomes the WHO report on tuberculosis (TB), which establishes TB as the…
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RESULTS Canada’s Statement on the New Democratic Party’s Commitment to Increasing Canadian Development Assistance

OTTAWA– RESULTS Canada’s Executive Director, Amy Bartlett, issued the following statement: “RESULTS Canada applauds the New Democratic Party’s commitment of $500 million in new funding for Canada’s Official Development Assistance (ODA) over the next four years. The half a billion…
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RESULTS Canada’s statement on the Liberal Party’s Platform

OTTAWA– RESULTS Canada’s Executive Director, Amy Bartlett, issued the following statement: “RESULTS Canada is encouraged by the Liberal Party’s pledge to focus international development assistance on poverty reduction and to take a holistic approach to child and maternal health.  We…
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RESULTS Canada’s statement on the Munk Foreign Policy Debate

OTTAWA– RESULTS Canada’s Executive Director, Amy Bartlett, issued the following statement: “At last night’s Munk foreign policy debate, moderator Rudyard Griffiths gave all three leaders the chance to clarify their party’s position on Canada’s longstanding pledge to devote 0.7% of…
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