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 and won’t even know. Most infections caused by the 100 varying types of HPV tend to heal on …

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Parliamentary Manager

Parliamentary Manager 

About Us

RESULTS Canada is a global movement of passionate citizens who generate the political will to end extreme poverty.

We combine the voices of our grassroots advocates with strategic advocacy efforts to leverage millions of dollars for programs and improved policies that give the world’s poorest people the health, education, and opportunity they need to thrive.

About You

You’re experienced in …

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Fundraising and Grants Manager

Fundraising and Grants Manager

About us

RESULTS Canada is a movement of passionate citizen advocates, committed to a world without poverty. We generate the political will to end extreme poverty.

About you

You have experience in all aspects of fundraising and experience in grants management. You understand donors – what motivates them, why they act, and how to communicate with them. You …

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Community Engagement Manager

Community Engagement Manager 

About us

RESULTS Canada is a movement of passionate citizen advocates, committed to a world without poverty. We generate the political will to end extreme poverty.

About you

You will need a good understanding of all aspects of community engagement. More importantly, you’ll understand volunteer advocates – what motivates them, why they act, and how to communicate with …

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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 will see no new money for the lifesaving interventions that inform our advocacy. As you know, Canada’s commitment to official …

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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 stability and prosperity.

The 2017 budget marks Canada’s continually low commitment to international assistance. At 0.26 per cent of gross national income, Canada’s Official Development …

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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. By committing to support and promote Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) as an integral part …

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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 her students out of dire situations, encouraging them to elevate from their circumstances. Most of these students were female students, some …

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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 childhood is key to a productive current workforce as well as nations’ future success”. Research has shown …

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