Learning Without Limits: Improving Access to Quality Education

It’s a warm, sunny afternoon in Nairobi, Kenya as I pull up to Cheleta Primary School on the back of a motorbike. I’m greeted by a brightly painted cement gate that has the school’s vision written in bold black letters: A school without learning limits. As I climb off the bike and walk through the gate, enthusiastic voices fill …


Send my Friend to School Campaigners ask the UK government to make a big investment in GPE

Hi, we are Amy Range and Ellen Withington, we were selected from many applicants to become Campaign Champions for the Send My Friend to School campaign. We joined the campaign to get involved with politics and use our voices to help those who do not have the opportunities we do. Through the campaign we have become more confident, met …


Why it’s important to tailor health programs to local realities


By Raseema Alam

Polio is on the cusp of being eradicated and there is a lot to learn.

The polio endgame is near. It really is. The target is to eradicate polio by 2019 and judging by the numbers this year, we are almost there. The global WHO polio report on September 27, 2017 reported there were a total of 11 …


The ABCs of Good Nutrition: How Linking Nutrition to Schools is a Recipe for Success

Tsedey holds up a poster that features her. She laughs shyly with her friends as they tease her again about her smile and the shirt she chose to wear for the photo shoot. “Green is not a good colour for me,” she says with a laugh.

The posters are all over her school and she is a bit of a …


Access to a quality education is the best way to disrupt the cycle of poverty. My story is proof.

Rachel Azalenko-Akouete, RESULTS Real Change Fellow

I can’t tell my story without first telling my parents story. My family is originally from Togo, a small country in West Africa. My father is my very first hero and my role model. My grandfather had 19 children. He was a farmer and tried his very best to provide for his family. Nevertheless, …


Snapshots of Transformation: The Power of Investing in Nutrition and the Early Years

In August 2017, Members of Parliament (MPs) Yasmin Ratansi, Matt Jeneroux, and Iqra Khalid joined RESULTS Canada staff on a parliamentary delegation to Ethiopia. The objective of the delegation was to provide Canadian Parliamentarians with the opportunity to see firsthand the impact of Canadian development investments in reducing rates of malnutrition and advancing early childhood development. Here are some …


Celebrating Youth Making a Difference

This International Youth Day we celebrate young people around the world working to build a more peaceful, just and sustainable world. RESULTS Canada is lucky to work with many young change makers across the country that are raising their voices and taking action to make a difference. Meet one of our youth members, Grace, who embodies what it …


World Breastfeeding Week Quiz


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