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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RESULTS Ottawa Group

Members of the Ottawa Group pictured in June 2019.

The Ottawa group was created in early 1988 and has been at the forefront of some incredible successes since its inception. Volunteers get together on a monthly basis to learn about timely issues and solutions to ending extreme poverty and then collectively plan their advocacy actions. Needless to say that …

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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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Davida Heathcote

Davida joined RESULTS Canada as a short term intern as part of her master’s program at the Norman Paterson School of International Affairs in Ottawa.  During her time with RESULTS Canada, she had the chance to meet with her Member of Parliament (MP) for the first time. Here are her reflections on that experience: 

“On my first day as an intern …

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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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Nina Huynh

Nina has recently joined the RESULTS Ottawa group and is passionate about raising her voice to end extreme poverty. Not long ago, Nina met with her Member of Parliament (MP) and we’ve asked her a couple of questions about her experience. Here’s what she had to say:

Why did you decide to meet with your MP?

“From my academic background in global …

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RESULTS Canada at Women Deliver 2019

Women Deliver, the largest global conference on the health and rights of women and girls, is coming to Vancouver, British Columbia June 3-6, 2019. RESULTS Canada is looking forward to learning, networking and hosting interactive side events during the conference. You can find us at the following events:

June 2, 6-8pm With the Youth, Through Nutrition, For the World

Vancouver …

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