Webinar: Celebrating how far we have come on women and children’s health

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We invite everyone interested in this topic, in advocacy and on ending global poverty to join us. Come celebrate with us and let’s take action!

Since 1990 the world has made great strides in reducing preventable illness and death among women and children. This is an achievement shared with citizen advocates like RESULTS Canada grassroots. Yet …

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Canada’s global pledge to support women and children’s health a positive down-payment

Oslo, Norway – On November 6th, the Canadian government increased its commitment to the Global Financing Facility by $50 million CAD for the 2015-2020 period. This amount contributed to a total replenishment of 1 billion USD that will transform the health and nutrition of the world’s poorest women, children, and adolescents.

Although Canada’s commitment falls short of the $240 million CAD …

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A chain that’s dragging polio into the past

By: Raseema Alam, Board Director

The good news is that we’re winning in the fight against polio. Globally, the number of new cases has plummeted from 294 in 2014, to 22 in 2018. Some parts of the world are seeing even greater success: Nigeria, for example, has been declared polio-free for two years.

The not-so-good news is that we haven’t won …

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A Call to Increase Foreign Aid in Budget 2019

Joint statement to Prime Minister Trudeau following OECD peer review

September 24, 2018 – Ottawa, Canada

With efforts to finance the SDGs becoming a top global priority, the OECD-DAC released its Peer Review of Canada’s development co-operation efforts as part of its rotating five-year review of member countries, and the message was clear – Canada is not doing its …

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Tuberculosis on Film: Free talk and screening of The Lucky Specials

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In advance of the first-ever, United Nations High-Level Meeting on Tuberculosis (TB), on September 26, 2018 the Office of Global Public Health Education and Training at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Toronto Public Health and the Greater Toronto Area volunteers of RESULTS Canada are pleased to present a free talk and screening of The …

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Webinar: MP Engagement

The webinar is over but you can watch the recording here.

We invite everyone interested in this topic, in advocacy and on ending global poverty to join us. Come learn and expand your skills with us!

Engaging with MPs is at the core of what we do to end poverty. Remember that your MP works for you and you …

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Guest Blog: Young Albertan Champions Nutrition

We’ve invited Anayat Sidhu, a long-time citizen advocate to share her story about her involvement with RESULTS and the recent advocacy initiatives that she took part in.

By Anayat Sidhu, Youth Advocate

Too often there is a heavy reliance on statistics to prove a point. When in fact, behind each of those numbers is a person whom often is forgotten or …

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My takeaways from Washington: goose bumps, round wheels and relationships

By Mélissa Dubé Public Engagement Organizer

As you will have read in Moustapha’s blog, every year, RESULTS organizes an International Conference (IC) in Washington, DC in July. Coming back from events like this, I take time to reflect back on lessons learned and new ideas to connect the dots. Here are my three main takeaways from the conference:

1. …

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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 …

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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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