About Jonah Kanter

Jonah Kanter is Global Citizen's Canada policy and government affairs manager.

Stories

  1. Article: The Global COVID-19 Vaccine Plan Canadians Aren’t Being Told About
    OpinionHealth

    The Global COVID-19 Vaccine Plan Canadians Aren’t Being Told About

    By Jonah Kanter|Sept. 8, 2020

    Canada can do both the right thing and the smart thing. Read more

  2. Article: 'It’s No Time for Complacency': Norway on Fighting Polio and Global Hunger Amid COVID-19
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    'It’s No Time for Complacency': Norway on Fighting Polio and Global Hunger Amid COVID-19

    By Jonah Kanter|Aug. 25, 2020

    State Secretary of International Development Aksel Jakobsen spoke about tackling polio and COVID-19. Read more

  3. Article: Canada Can Still Show Leadership Through COVID-19 Response Following UN Security Council Vote
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    Canada Can Still Show Leadership Through COVID-19 Response Following UN Security Council Vote

    By Jonah Kanter|June 18, 2020

    Canada lost a multi-year campaign against Norway and Ireland. Read more

  4. Article: Canada Just Pledged New Funds to Support Vaccines Initiatives Around the World
    ImpactHealth

    Canada Just Pledged New Funds to Support Vaccines Initiatives Around the World

    By Jonah Kanter|May 12, 2020

    Canadian Global Citizens took more than 11,000 actions asking the government to commit new funds. Read more

  5. Article: These World Leaders Are Standing in Solidarity With the World Health Organization’s COVID-19 Response
    AdvocacyHealth

    These World Leaders Are Standing in Solidarity With the World Health Organization’s COVID-19 Response

    By Jonah Kanter|April 16, 2020

    The WHO has the reach, expertise, and experience needed to coordinate international efforts. Read more

  6. Article: Canada Just Announced a $40 Million Investment in COVID-19 Vaccine Development
    ImpactHealth

    Canada Just Announced a $40 Million Investment in COVID-19 Vaccine Development

    By Jonah Kanter|April 5, 2020

    Global Citizens sent nearly 2,000 messages calling on the government to make an urgent pledge. Read more

  7. Article: Canada Answers the Call of Global Citizens to Step Up the Fight Against AIDS, TB, and Malaria
    ImpactHealth

    Canada Answers the Call of Global Citizens to Step Up the Fight Against AIDS, TB, and Malaria

    By Jonah Kanter|Aug. 22, 2019

    Global Citizens sent almost 30,000 messages asking Canada to increase support for the Global Fund. Read more

  8. Article: Canada Just Made a Massive Commitment to Women and Children's Health and Reproductive Rights
    ImpactHealth

    Canada Just Made a Massive Commitment to Women and Children's Health and Reproductive Rights

    By Jonah Kanter|June 4, 2019

    This historic pledge is in response to the actions of over 36,000 Global Citizens. Read more

  9. Article: Canada Just Announced Additional Funding for International Aid
    AdvocacyHealth

    Canada Just Announced Additional Funding for International Aid

    By Jonah Kanter|March 20, 2019

    Global Citizen calls for action to ensure #SheIsEqual. Read more