RESULTS Canada applauds Canadian Government’s leadership on nutrition

OTTAWA, Canada, June 8, 2013 – The UK government, the Children’s Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF), and the Government of Brazil co-hosted the Nutrition for Growth: Beating Hunger through Business and Science today to bring business leaders, scientists, governments and civil society to tackle undernutrition head on. “New statistics came out this week from the leading medical journal …
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Volunteers of the Eastern Townships, Québec, Wanted!

Citizens of the Eastern Townships interested in the issues and solutions to the international poverty are creating a RESULTS volunteer group and are looking for people to join them. You would like to learn about global issues, share your experience and skills, and develop your ability to communicate effectively while having a real impact in the lives of the poor? By participating …
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Career opportunity: RESULTS Canada Executive Director

RESULTS Canada is seeking an Executive Director to be based in the National Capital Region. RESULTS Canada is a grassroots advocacy organization committed to creating the political will to end poverty globally and to empowering individuals to make a difference. Reporting to a Board of Directors, the Executive Director is a leader who strives for excellence in the areas of …
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RESULTS Canada Success on Polio Commitment from Canada

RESULTS Canada is pleased to inform you that today International Cooperation Minister Julian Fantino announced an increase to Canada’s contribution to the Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI). Minister Fantino’s announcement was made during the Vaccine Summit in Abu Dhabi, co-hosted by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi. The government of Canada has …
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RESULTS Canada applauds Canadian Government’s investment to eradicate polio

International Cooperation Minister Julian Fantino announced a $250 million dollar increased investment to the Global Polio Eradication Initiative during the Vaccine Summit in Abu Dhabi. OTTAWA, Canada, April 25, 2013 – RESULTS Canada applauds International Cooperation Minister Julian Fantino’s announcement to increase Canada’s contribution to the Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI). Minister Fantino’s announcement was made during the Vaccine Summit …
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RESULTS Canada co-hosts successful polio event

On Sunday April 21, 2013 RESULTS Canada and Rotary International co-hosted the Canadian Premiere of The Final Inch, a short documentary on polio eradication in India. The film was followed by a panel discussion moderated by Rob Russo, Ottawa Bureau Chief for the Canadian Press. The panelist included Dr. Bob Scott (Chair of the PolioPlus Committee) and Jeffrey Bates (UNICEF …
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RESULTS Canada commends the government on lifting cap on polio match funding

February 25, 2013 – RESULTS Canada commends International Cooperation Minister Julian Fantino’s announcement on February 23rd to increase Canada’s contribution to Pennies and More for Polio Initiative by lifting the $1 million cap on contributions. Minister Fantino’s announcement was made during the opening session of the Rotary Peace Forum in Vancouver. The initiative, launched in September 2012 at the United Nations …
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Official Opposition Critic for International Cooperation writes Fantino supporting ‘Reverse The Cuts’

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Why We Need to Stop Tuberculosis to End AIDS

By Niya Chari, International ACTION Team Huffington Post Canada, November 30, 2012 After more than 30 years and over 30 million deaths, we finally possess the tools and tactics to effectively chart a course to end AIDS. And so this year, a gathering chorus of advocates will mark World AIDS Day on December 1, by calling for policies to …
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Statement by Jean-François Tardif, Executive Director of RESULTS Canada

RESULTS Canada applauds the appointment of Ambassador Mark Dybul as the new Executive Director for the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria. Ambassador Dybul’s extensive experience and knowledge in the area of Global Health make him the ideal the choice for the position of Executive Director. His strategic vision and commitment to working with partners will be essential …
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