How to Use the Power of Conversation to Engage in the 2019 Federal Election

By Tayler Hernandez

Every four years it’s the same story.

You register to vote, go to the polls, line up, tick off a name on a sheet of paper and wait to hear the results. Years of waiting to turn 18 so that you can vote, months of campaigning by candidates, weeks of non-stop news coverage of the upcoming election, just to …

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Canadians speak up in Washington DC

(Pictured, left to right, Jean-François Tardif, Moustapha FAYE, Courtney Campbell, Shatabdi Banik and Vinay Dey)

Every year, hundreds of advocates gather in Washington DC for the RESULTS International Conference (IC) to learn, network and of course, advocate! The 2019 Canadian delegation had an Advocacy Day during the Conference where five active and passionate volunteers used the power of their …

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Looking back at Women Deliver

In June 2019, over 8,000 passionate advocates gathered in Vancouver BC, for Women Deliver – the largest global conference on gender equality. World leaders, youth, experts and people across many sectors came together to celebrate the power of women and push towards a healthier, wealthier and more equitable world for all.

“The theme of Women Deliver was power and it really …

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Advocating for the Right to Education: A Conversation with Hakijamii Kenya

By Tayler Hernandez

Put simply, education is a human right. On the global level, there have been significant strides within the education sector; for example last year’s historic G7 commitment for education for girls, adolescent girls and women in developing countries in the Charlevoix Declaration. Yet, in many countries of the world, the right to education is still not …

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Easy 1-2-3-4! Use our Election Toolkit to get ready for the federal election

Now is the time for your voices to be heard – to tell your local candidates to make a firm commitment to put an end to global poverty. Through the power of conversation, we want to let electoral candidates know that Canadians care about international development and Canadian aid. By working together, we can use this federal election to …

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Upcoming Webinar and AGM

Join us on our journey towards a world free of extreme poverty. Discover the impact you can have by raising your voice, by being involved with RESULTS Canada and by being engaged in the upcoming federal election. This opportunity is open to everyone interested. 7-7:45pm – Discussion to launch our federal election campaign with guest speaker Libby Davies, former Member of …

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Taking Concrete Steps at Home for Global Impact

By Mélissa Dubé, Public Engagement Organizer

If you know me, you know I’m a vocal supporter of fair trade. When I joined RESULTS Canada, it only made sense for me to share this passion with my colleagues through achieving the Fair Trade Workplace designation. As RESULTS Canada advocates for access to global health services and education, it …

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Guest Blog: World Immunization Week – defining the road to reach every last child with vaccines

By Pam Damoff and Kamal Khera Members of Parliament

Immunization saves lives! In 1988, 20 children were infected by polio every half hour. Fast forward 30 years to 2018 when just over 30 children were infected by polio during the entire year. Many Canadians have a personal experience with this debilitating disease as it was only a generation ago that polio affected thousands …

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