Speculative fiction as advocacy for decolonisation in Australia
'After Australia' is a speculative fiction anthology, written by First Nations writers and writers of colour, a best-seller, and represents Diversity Arts Australia's advocacy model.
What narrative and behavioural sciences tell us about how to campaign during coronavirus
Stefan Flothmann writes a contributing guest post for MobLab about Mindworks' behavioural science approach to understanding action around coronavirus response.
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.
Can NGOs and social movements be authentic allies?
Self-serving, co-opting and damaging behavior by campaigners is possible – but not inevitable.
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.
Why it’s important to measure the impact of people-powered advocacy
A common framework to measure and evaluate people power is a missing piece in the funding and decision-making pie, says Tom Liacas.