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"It was amazing to see the difference grassroots campaigning can make" - Campaigner Emily reports on a day meeting decision makers as part of RESULTS' National Conference

20 May 2014

Emily Rose Hockenhull from the Central London group discusses her experience meeting with decision makers on the Advocacy Day of RESULTS National Conference 2014.

Following the RESULTS UK conference on Saturday, and the advocacy and media training on Sunday, myself and the other campaigners were ready to lobby.

The advocacy group that I’d been put in (The A-team!) was set to go to DFID in the morning to talk to different teams about their work, and then to...

World AIDS Vaccine Day: Reflecting on the successes and challenges

19 May 2014

This World AIDS Vaccine Day, Megan Wilson-Jones takes stock of the progress that has been made and some of the challenges facing researches in the development of an effective HIV vaccine.

May 18 th marks the day to recognise and thank the HIV vaccine community for their continued work in developing a safe and effective HIV vaccine – arguably one of the greatest challenges in the history of vaccine research.

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Reason #7 to invest in the Global Partnership for Education: global support to basic education is drastically declining

16 May 2014

Over eight weeks, RESULTS affiliates in the U.K., Australia, Canada, and the U.S. are delving deeper into 8 key reasons to invest in the Global Partnership for Education. This blog on Reason 7 is by Julie Savard-Shaw of RESULTS Canada. You can also read our blogs here about reasons number 1 ,...

Job Vacancy: RESULTS is recruiting a Health Advocacy Assistant!

15 May 2014

RESULTS is looking to hire a Health Advocacy Assistant to join our health team! The post is available immediatly and will last until December 2014.

RESULTS is looking to recruit an assistant for the Health Advocacy team, i.e. staff who work on Child Survival and TB. This post is envisaged as an entry-level post for a graduate intending a career in Lobbying...

Nutrition Advocacy in Zambia: Challenges and Opportunities

13 May 2014

RESULTS UK and CITAM+ are pleased to share their new report - ' Nutrition Advocacy in Zambia: Challenges and Opportunities ' . This report examines the nutrition advocacy space in the Zambia, primarily looking at the experience of civil society organisations (CSOs) working on...

Reason #6: The Global Partnership is Taking Innovative Steps to Enhance Performance

9 May 2014

Over eight weeks, RESULTS affiliates in the U.K., Australia, Canada, and the U.S. are delving deeper into 8 key reasons to invest in the Global Partnership for Education now more than ever, outlined in our joint report ...

SEAMOS LA GENERACIÓN QUE ACABE CON LA MORTALIDAD INFANTIL POR MALNUTRICIÓN AGUDA

8 May 2014

Despues de visitar los proyectos sobre nutrición en Asia y en África, Steve Lewis, responsable de la Salud Global de RESULTS, hizo un llamamiento para incrementar los esfuerzos para erradicar las muertes por malnutrición aguda.

Una nueva coalición de agencias de desarrollo pide colaboración para finalizar con la mortalidad infantil por malnutrición. El estudio ‘ Generation Nutrition ’ publicado hoy, muestra que uno de...

Recording of May conference call on latest action available

7 May 2014

We are pleased to announce that a recording of the conference call we held last night is now available for download . Our guest speaker on the call was Joanna Francis, Food and Nutrition Policy Officer at Concern Worldwide.

Joanna was there to discuss the launch of our May action which is calling on campaigners to get media pieces published around the anniversary of the Nutrition for Growth event of...

UK Parliamentary Launch of Generation Nutrition

6 May 2014

Tomorrow evening, RESULTS UK along with several other coalition partners, are hosting an event in Parliament to mark the UK launch of the Generation Nutrition campaign . This new global campaign aims to see an end to child deaths from acute malnutrition. This preventable and treatable condition affects over 52 million children and claims the lives if over 1 million children a year.

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So you think TB doesn’t affect people in Europe?

6 May 2014

Jessica Kuehne, Health Advocacy Officer at RESULTS, presents some key facts about the scale of the TB epidemic in Europe and what RESULTS and partners are doing to help get rates down.

We talk a lot about how many people think TB is a disease of the past when in fact it still kills 1.3 million people every year. Yes, more than 90 percent of all the people who get sick with TB live in developing countries. But – Europe is not immune from the one disease that has...

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