Why I Support The Global Fund

By Gina Olivieri, RESULTS’ Grassroots Engagement Manager Over the past few weeks, RESULTS grassroots volunteers all over Australia have been writing to their MPs and asking that Australia give $US 375 million to The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria for 2014-2016. Next week we will go to...

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World Toilet Day 2013: #Igiveashit

By Samantha Chivers, RESULTS Australia’s Campaign Manager (Maternal, Child and Neonatal Health) Today, November 19th, the world comes together to think about toilets. World Toilet Day is an event that brings together advocates, the United Nations and organisations working in the field to give attention to the fact that billions...

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Nutrition, Food Security and RESULTS

Samantha Chivers, Global Health Campaign Manager RESULTS Australia, on World Food Day Hunger remains a persistent problem in the world. Around seven million children around the world die before their fifth birthday every year, mainly from preventable and treatable diseases such as diarrhoea, pneumonia and malaria. Shockingly, around half of...

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High expectations for the world’s poor

The Hoopla asked some of Australia’s most eloquent, outspoken and passionate women to tell them what they thought of Australia’s election result. Our CEO Maree Nutt was one of them. Here are her observations . The Coalition election-eve promise to slash $4.5 billion dollars from foreign aid looks set to...

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