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Press release: RESULTS UK welcomes International Development Committee report on disability

10 April 2014

RESULTS UK warmly welcomes the International Development Select Committee’s report released today which calls on the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID) to urgently step up its work on disability, or risk failing the world’s poorest people.

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REASON #2 to invest in the Global Partnership for Education now: THE GPE REACHES THOSE IN THE GREATEST NEED

9 April 2014

Over the next eight weeks, RESULTS affiliates in the UK, Australia, Canada and the U.S. will delve deeper into 8 key reasons to invest in the Global Partnership for Education now more than ever. This second post is by Dan Jones, Campaigns Manager at RESULTS UK. You can read the blog about Reason #1, by RESULTS Australia’s Camilla Ryberg,...

One week to go (*gulp*) - Please support!

7 April 2014

Dan Jones, our Campaigns Manager, on the final weeks of training for the London Marathon. Dan is running for RESULTS UK, and you can support him here .

[caption id="attachment_14592" align="alignleft" width="150"] The London Marathon final programme lands on my doorstep - no going back now.[/...

Photo story: Finding TB cases in Cambodia's Slums

4 April 2014

The World Health Organisation estimates that of the nearly nine million people who become ill with tuberculosis every year, nearly one third are ‘missed’ by national health systems. This means that roughly one out of every three individuals with TB is never officially diagnosed or treated and continues to spread, suffer, and die from the disease.

In Steung Meanchey, Cambodia, a new programme, supported by TB REACH, has been introduced to help find people in slums who have symptoms...

National Conference speakers annouced!

3 April 2014

We are pleased to announce four of the speakers who will be joining us for our annual National Conference over the weekend of the 10 th -12 th of May 2014.

With an exciting range of speakers already confirmed, this year’s conference is shaping up to be one of our most exciting conferences to date! To find out more about them, have a read of their bios below.

Speaker Biographies

Ben Taylor

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"The most valuable right that will prevent conflict and help a country grow is education" RESULTS April Conference Call

2 April 2014

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On the evening of the 2 nd of April, RESULTS held a conference call as a part of April’s monthly action. This months action is to ensure the GPE secures full replenishment for the upcoming 2015-2018 calendar years. April’s action calls on advocates to write to their local MP and ask them to...

REASON #1 to invest in the Global Partnership for Education now: WE CANNOT END POVERTY WITHOUT INVESTING IN EDUCATION

31 March 2014

Over the next eight weeks, RESULTS affiliates in Canada, the UK, the U.S. and Australia will delve deeper into 8 key reasons to invest in the Global Partnership for Education now more than ever. This first post from Camilla Ryberg, RESULTS Australia's Education Manager, looks at why we cannot end poverty without investing in education.

“ Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world .” ― Nelson Mandela

Today we look a bit more closely into...

Global grassroots call with Alice Albright now available for download

28 March 2014

Earlier this month, grassroots advocates from around the world came together to to ask Alice Albright, CEO of the Global Partnership for Education (GPE) , how increased support for the Partnership will help to get more children in school and what they as advocates can do to galvanise greater support for education from their governments. With RESULTS grassroots groups joining from the UK, Australia, US and Canada, the call demonstrated that...

National Conference agenda annouced

27 March 2014

We are now just 6 weeks away from our annual National Conference that will look at some of the new ideas and technologies that are irreversibly changing the way development is done. The sessions for the conference have now been finalised; see below for full details.

Session 1: Doing it for themselves: national and grassroots development successes that are breaking the mould Hear from world-leading organisations taking novel, dynamic approaches to changing the world.

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