RESULTS Canada

RESULTS Canada

Company Detail

Summary

RESULTS Canada is a global movement of passionate citizens, committed to raising voices for a world without extreme poverty.

RESULTS Canada combines the voices of its grassroots advocates with strategic advocacy efforts to leverage millions of dollars for programs and improved policies that give the world’s poorest people the health, education, and opportunity they need to thrive.

Focus Areas

  • Advocacy
  • Tuberculosis
  • Child Health
  • Nutrition
  • Education
  • Water and Sanitation for Health (WASH)

 Work Perks

  • Flexible work hours
  • Travel opportunities
  • Professional development
  • Generous paid vacation
  • Benefits

Meet Some Team Members

Taryn Russell, Campaigns Director

As Campaigns Director, Taryn provides strategic direction on the organization’s parliamentary and policy advocacy. Taryn has worked at RESULTS for 4 year, starting as a Campaigns Officer before taking on a leadership position. Prior to her time at RESULTS Canada, she worked for Global Affairs Canada in Parliamentary Affairs as well as with UNDP in Nepal on development effectiveness.  Taryn holds an M.A. in International Affairs from Carleton University and a B.A. in Global Political Economy from the University of Manitoba.

Taryn loves being part of an organization that has a proven record of success in advocating for high impact, low cost poverty solutions.  Furthermore, the level of commitment and dedication of the staff and volunteers is truly inspiring!

Neha Beri, Parliamentary Officer

Neha is the Parliamentary Officer at RESULTS Canada where she provides parliamentary strategies to help eradicate extreme poverty that best suit the political climate of the day. Neha holds a B.A. in Political Science with a minor in Communications from Carleton University. Prior to her time with RESULTS Canada she worked for various Members of Parliament as their constituency, parliamentary and/ or legislative assistant for several years. Neha has worked for RESULTS for under a year and loves using her political knowledge to help those around the world.  Neha enjoys working closely with her coworkers and the appreciates the collaborative approach from the management team.

Mélissa Dubé, Public Engagement Officer

Mélissa joined RESULTS Canada in early 2018 as the Public Engagement Organizer. In her role, Mélissa leads the national public engagement strategy to engage volunteers passionate about using their voice in ending poverty. Prior to RESULTS, Mélissa collaborated with local organizations in Bolivia, Nicaragua and Mexico in fair trade, project management and environment. At Global Affairs Canada, she administered advocacy resources to engage international groups. More recently, Mélissa led Fairtrade Canada’s outreach and B2C marketing activities to deepen and increase engagement and understanding of fair trade. In her spare time, she volunteers with multiple local organizations for a variety of issues impacting our world, including the global climate crisis. Mélissa holds a Master’s degree in International Development and Globalization from the University of Ottawa and a B.A. from St. Thomas University. Mélissa enjoys the opportunity to brainstorm ways to engage and create stimulating citizen participation opportunities. She is also passionate about being able to contribute to a more just world for all.

Top Values

  • Efficiency: RESULTS Canada directs its energy and efforts in ways to make the greatest impact for people living in poverty.
  • Positivity: It is building a world of empowered citizens and governments that take action. Change is possible.
  • Advocacy: RESULTS Canada achieves its goals through advocacy. This is how it has taken action and what makes RESULTS Canada efficient and effective.

How to get involved with RESULTS Canada

How often does RESULTS Canada hire people?

RESULTS Canada regularly hires new employees.

And volunteers?

RESULTS Canada is always recruiting new volunteers. Visit this page to learn more on how to get involved.

Internship opportunities?

Yes, RESULTS offers internship opportunities. This is typically done through university intern/fellowship programs for credit.

Top Things RESULTS Canada Looks For 

RESULTS Canada looks for people who are:

  • Passionate
  • Resourceful
  • Driven by social impact causes