Guest blog: A Quebec citizen in Washington DC to end poverty

 A Canadian delegation of 10 people went to the American capital to participate in the International RESULTS Conference. We have invited participants to share their impressions. In this blog, Moustapha FAYE shares his reflections.

Moustapha FAYE is photographed with Sam Daley-Harris, RESULTS founder

By Moustapha FAYE, leader of the RESULTS Quebec City group

The RESULTS USA International Conference is one of …

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Guest blog: Three clear G7 Summit Winners

Despite what you may have seen and heard, a lot of positive outcomes came out of the G7 Summit at Charlevoix (June 8 & 9). Months of ongoing advocacy work preceded this Summit during which citizen advocates worked tirelessly to positively influence the G7 outcomes. Many wrote letters to the editor, amped up the pressure on social media and met …

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Pamela Walden-Landry receives John Hotson Award!

By Jean-François Tardif, citizen advocate, and Mélissa Dubé, Public Engagement Organizer

On the evening of May 5th 2018, during the weekend of RESULTS’ national conference, citizen advocates were recognized for their contribution and support. In a series of blog posts, we are pleased to be showcasing the winners of the evening’s three awards. The biennial awards recognize exceptional RESULTS …

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Larry Ladell receives Lifetime Achievement Award!

By Jean-François Tardif and Sherry Moran, citizen advocates and Mélissa Dubé, Public Engagement Organizer

On the evening of May 5th 2018, during the weekend of RESULTS’ national conference, citizen advocates were recognized for their contribution and support. In a series of blog posts, we are pleased to be showcasing the winners of the evening’s three awards. The …

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Anita Mark receives Lifetime Achievement Award!

By Pamela Walden-Landry and Nathaniel Poole, citizen advocates, Chris Dendys, Executive Director and Mélissa Dubé, Public Engagement Organizer

On the evening of May 5th 2018, during the weekend of RESULTS’ national conference, citizen advocates were recognized for their contribution and support. In a series of blog posts, we are pleased to be showcasing the winners of the …

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Nothing About Girls, Without Girls: Now is Time to let Adolescent Girls Speak Up

As part of Canada’s G7 Presidency, Finance and Development Ministers will gather May 30 -31 in Whistler, British Columbia, in the fourth and final meeting of the G7 governments taking place in advance of the Summit. Bringing together global Ministers to discuss issues that will impact the lives of millions of people around the world is an international necessity …

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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 the MC of the evening, it was my honour to give a voice to all the great nominations that …

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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 the children there. Some of them wait for her up the street. They giggle and scatter as she approaches. She’s …

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