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October conference call recording now available

13 October 2015

We are pleased to share that our October conference call is now available to download. On this month’s call we were joined by Joel Spicer, President and CEO of the Micronutrient Initiative (MI) , who spoke passionately about the impact of 'hidden hunger' and what the world can do at the Nutrition Summit in Rio next year to deliver health for all. To find out what he had to say have a listen to the recording below: [audio mp3="/sites/default/files/wp-...

A Warm Welcome to Callum Northcote, RESULTS UKs new Policy Advocacy Coordinator

1 October 2015

Hi everyone, my name is Callum Northcote and I am the new Policy Advocacy Coordinator at RESULTS UK. I am delighted to be joining such a dedicated organisation at such an exciting time with all the attention on the Sustainable Development Goals. Most recently I was working in the Occupied Palestinian Territories with the Palestinian Farmers’ Union and the Women’s Centre for Legal Aid and Counselling. I worked on a range of issues including women’s rights, food security and nutrition. It...

RESULTS welcomes Ben Sadek as the team’s new Parliamentary Advocacy Coordinator

29 September 2015

Hi guys. My name is Ben Sadek and this Autumn I joined the RESULTS UK Parliamentary Advocacy Team. My role as coordinator is primarily to support the Parliamentary team. I will be on hand to send out weekly briefings, organise meetings, provide administrative support, and more generally, be available to assist with any tasks that are thrown my way. I am eager to get to grips with RESULTS’ four key issue areas, and I look forward to discovering more about our...

Taking to the Road: The movement for people and planet.

16 September 2015

Over the last few weeks action/2015 and the European Year for Development (EYD) joined together for a summer tour around the UK in order to engage the public and decision makers in a conversation about the new Global Goals . The aim of the summer tour was to involve both the public and decision makers in discussions about the progress we have seen in development, the...

New staff alert! RESULTS welcomes Rachael as Policy Advocacy Officer (TB)

14 September 2015

Hi everyone! My name is Rachael Crockett and I am the new Policy Advocacy Officer (TB) for RESULTS UK. I have recently become a Londoner having moved from Geneva where I was working for MSF Access Campaign in communications and more recently the World Health Organisation, Stop TB Partnership and TB Alliance working on the implementation of new treatments for childhood TB. I have a B.Sc. in Immunology from...

RESULTS welcomes Corina Ghidirim, new TBEC Administrator

19 August 2015

My name is Corina Ghidirim and I am privileged to join the RESULTS UK team as the Administrator for the TB Europe Coalition (TBEC) . My role is to support the TBEC team in implementing its strategy to support and strengthen the work of TB advocates in the WHO European Region. I am from the Republic of Moldova, where I started my career as a teacher of English....

From London to Washington DC: Highlights from the RESULTS International Conference

3 August 2015

By Matt Bell, Grassroots Campaigner from London. In July I went to the RESULTS International Conference in Washington DC with 530 other grassroot volunteers and partners from 23 countries. The first 3 days of the conference were used to get to know other RESULTS volunteers from around the world and share ideas and opinions, hearing from inspirational speakers and to learn, improve and sharpen advocacy skills through training sessions and interactive workshops. Then on the last day...

RESULTS Top Five Moments From Financing For Development Conference

31 July 2015

Over 6,000 global leaders, decision makers, government officials and civil society representatives (including RESULTS UK) gathered in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia for the first of three major international summits in 2015; The Third Financing for Development Conference (FFD). Steve Lewis and Laura Kerr share their top five moments from the conference. 1. UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon speaks at the Civil Society Conference The weekend before the conference, nearly 1,000...

National Conference 2015: What we got up to!

3 July 2015

Two weeks ago we held our RESULTS UK National Conference 2015 . 100 grassroots campaigners, students and NGO colleagues joined us in London to hear 23 experts discuss 8 different international development topics as well as engaging in 10 advocacy meetings at the Department for International Development and in parliament, all in just 3 days....

RESULTS welcomes Samuel Forward to the team!

25 June 2015

Hello Everyone, I’m Samuel Forward, the new Fundraiser at RESULTS UK. My work will focus mainly on securing grants from national and international trusts and foundations in order to further the work of RESULTS, whether it be parliamentary, policy or grassroots advocacy. I will also spend time on community fundraising, supporting the great work of the grassroots network who have contributed so much over the last 30 years. After attending the National Conference (on my first day!) I am very...

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