We need creative campaigning more than ever during the coronavirus crisis
Crises like these exacerbate existing inequality and power dynamics. This is an essential window for social change campaigners to not only defend rights, but also drive quantum leaps forward.
Can NGOs and social movements be authentic allies?
Self-serving, co-opting and damaging behavior by campaigners is possible – but not inevitable.
When changing laws isn’t enough
How Amnesty International designed culture-shifting campaigns to end sexual violence in four very different contexts using the Campaign Accelerator.
Top Stories of 2019
What a year! Here are the stories about movements, NGOs and systems change that caught our eye (and yours) in 2019.
A big step for UNICEF: inviting volunteers to scale the mission
How a small team inside a giant UN agency is popularising people-power and getting results
Systems design thinking is a weapon; let’s use it for good
Campaigners should look to systems and design thinking to mobilise key constituencies more effectively, combat rising authoritarianism, and rectify global injustice.
What can advocacy campaigners learn from Hong Kong’s protest movement?
The historic mobilisation shows the effectiveness of building distributed leadership, providing pathways for participation, and working in coalition that accepts differing theories of change.
Be “digital critical,” listen first, and other lessons from 350.org’s digital transformation
A conversation with Hanna Thomas, who guided 350.org to adopt a product team model for more effective campaigning.