Dispatch 154: Looking to the past while building the future
The MobLab Dispatch is a regular round-up of the most thought-provoking stories, resources, opportunities and discussion.
MobLab is back!
Over the past year, our team has been working behind the scenes to set up the Collective and continue supporting the sector. Today, we are proud to officially launch as the MobLab Collective!
Shifting a five-day workshop to virtual format involves much more than simply switching on our webcams.
Lessons from our first, virtual five day campaign training.
There’s no going back. Here’s how our network of campaigners is responding to and collaborating in this crisis
Here are some of our collective “aha” moments from 150 campaigners and changemakers in the MobLab network.
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.
How are we Measuring People Power in 2020+, and where do we go from here?
How 500+ campaigners, organisations, groups and movements around the world are measuring contributions of time, energy and engagement.
How do you measure people power?
We need to figure out the best approaches, frameworks, metrics, and methods being used to measure and quantify people powered approaches.
Protecting civic space requires courage—and lots of it
One main takeaway of International Civil Society Week? Advocacy campaigners need to bravely and boldly self-reflect, experiment, open up and let go.
What we learned from listening to the MobLab network
MobLab spoke to 100 campaigners from 38 countries to find out what challenges they face in their work for progressive change.