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ONE reacts to the G7 Summit

“The Trudeau government has put together a series of meaningful steps forward for girls and women.” QUEBEC CITY, Canada (June 9, 2018) — The ONE Campaign, the international policy and…

ONE réagit au sommet du G7

“Le gouvernement Trudeau a mis en place une série de mesures significatives pour les filles et les femmes.” QUÉBEC, Canada (9 juin 2018) – ONE, l’organisation internationale de campagne et…

ONE welcomes commitments to girls education at G7 summit

QUEBEC CITY, Canada — The ONE Campaign, the international policy and advocacy organization co-founded by U2 lead singer Bono to fight extreme poverty and the spread of preventable diseases…

G7 countries take important step for empowering girls and women

“The best tool for helping someone climb out of extreme poverty is a good job” QUEBEC CITY, Canada (June 9, 2018) — The ONE Campaign, the international policy and advocacy…

Bono and ONE applaud Trudeau’s Budget 2018

“This is more than a budget: it is a call to action for the world.” OTTAWA — The ONE Campaign issued the following statements in support of Prime Minister Trudeau’s…

ONE applauds Canada’s strong global education pledge

The ONE Campaign applauded Canada’s strong pledge of CAD $180 million to the Global Partnership for Education (GPE), which helps address the global education crisis that has left millions of impoverished young women out of school.

New data highlights Canada’s retreat from the world’s poorest

OTTAWA — New data from the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development reveals that Canada — which assumed the presidency of the G7 last week — was the only…

ONE welcomes and urges ambition on Trudeau’s planned focus on women’s empowerment in G7 presidency

OTTAWA — Today, The ONE Campaign responded to the Trudeau government’s announcement of the 2018 G7 themes, which include “growth that works for everyone” and women’s empowerment. Stuart Hickox,…

ONE reacts: Leaders set out to tackle the global education emergency

Leaders from Senegal, Malawi, France and Norway gathered at the UN today to set out the financing effort needed to seize an historic opportunity and tackle the global education emergency. ONE Campaign and partners call on governments globally to respond to the crisis of over 130 million girls out of school.

World leaders commit to tackling global education crisis that is holding back millions of children and threatening progress and stability

NEW YORK, 20 September 2017 – United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres; United Nations Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed; heads of state of France, Norway, Malawi and Senegal; and other global education leaders today committed to tackling the global ‘education crisis’ holding back millions of children and threatening progress, at a high-level event in New York City.

MP Michel Picard presents petition to House of Commons backed by more than 40,000 Canadians urging prioritization of girls’ education

OTTAWA — Yesterday, the Honourable Michel Picard (Montarville, Quebec) presented a petition on the floor of the House of Commons. The petition calls for an increase in funding for…

Lack of new funds in International Aid Review recommendations is disappointing

“The juxtaposition of a recommended 70 percent increase to the defence budget with a recommended 0 percent increase to the development budget is simply stunning.” OTTAWA — Upon release of…