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Lord Fowler and Nick Herbert MP join delegation to South Africa with RESULTS

5 April 2013

Last week, 24-29 March, RESULTS joined its ACTION partners in leading an international parliamentary delegation to South Africa. Lord Norman Fowler, Nick Herbert MP, and US Congressman Jim McDermott saw how South Africa is emerging as a global leader in the fight against TB and HIV/AIDS.

The burden of these two diseases, and how closely linked they are, is as evident in South Africa as anywhere in the world. 65% of...

Meetings Confirmed for our National Conference "Advocacy Day"

4 April 2013

We are pleased to announce some of the meetings we have arranged for our advocacy day on Monday the 22 nd of April. Recently confirmed are:

Ivan Lewis MP, Shadow Secretary for International Development The RT Sir Malcolm Bruce MP, Chair of the International Development Select Committee Stephen Mosley MP, participant on the RESULTS Zambia delegation Baroness Jolly, participant on the RESULTS Zambia delegation Nick Herbert MP, advocate on health Lord Low, advocate on disability DFID...

Recording of the April conference call now available for download

3 April 2013

We are pleased to annouce that a recording of the April conference call is now available for download . On this months call we discussed our forthcoming fundraiser 'Live Below the Line' and our new work on nutrition, that the money from this years fundraiser will go to support.

This months guest speaker was Aaron Oxley, Executive Director at RESULTS UK.

The call was a great launch of our...

April Action Annouced

27 March 2013

Get hungry for improved nutrition

This month we are introducing a nationwide fundraising and advocacy campaign called Live Below the Line. The campaign is designed to raise awareness of the fact that 1.4 billion people in the world live below the extreme poverty line, on less than £1 a day. We are using the opportunity to raise awareness about the millions...

They Go to Die: End of tour round-up

26 March 2013

So the They Go to Die tour has finally come to an end and it’s safe to say it was a huge success! Apart from a few smaller screenings, all were very well-attended with a good number bursting at the seams. We had over 1000 action cards signed and hundreds of photos to add to our photo petition, a clear indicator of how effective the film was in engaging people in the issue.

The reason we teamed up w ith Jonathan Sm ith and took the documentary on the road was to inform people...

World TB Day 2013: Media round-up

25 March 2013

Following our blogpost yesterday you may well have been aware that yesterday was World TB Day. Leading media outlets in the UK certainly took note and here we provide a round-up of what some of them have been saying about the growing threat of TB both domestically and globally.

Friday saw some...

A Historic Day

20 March 2013

The UK announces 0.7% of GNI will be spent on Aid. The UK Government deserves immense praise for doing the right and smart thing.

No Child Forgotten: Education and Inequality Post-2015

19 March 2013

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"The Millennium Development Goals have left behind millions of forgotten children. Had they tackled educational inequality 9 million more children could now be in school in Nigeria and Pakistan alone."

The Global Campaign for Education (...

RESULTS joins a game of Spot The George

19 March 2013

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This morning RESULTS UK joined 500 of its fellow IF campaigners in dressing up as George Osborne. Complete with masks and budget boxes we descended on Parliament Square to remind the chancellor to keep his promise to spend 0....

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