communication

Anatomy of a Modern Campaign

“So lets kick the door down on the secrecy and see how a modern campaign actually runs – the research involved, the technology, the analysis, the logistics of the ground game and the capabilities that get brought to the table when all of these things become...

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How to write a letter to a politician

Sitting down and writing an original letter to a politician isn’t as convenient as sending a form letter or email composed by someone else, but it is much more effective and much more likely to receive a personalised response.

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A sometimes provocative guide on story-based strategy

If you’re trying to influence, persuade, or convince others to believe in your message, you’ll want to read this book. This storytelling manifesto is designed to provoke, inspire, and get you thinking in a more expansive manner. In the process, you’ll learn to see the...

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story based strategy

The Center for Story-based Strategy (formerly smartMeme) helps organizations update their storytelling skills to compete in the contemporary media context dominated by viral brands, sophisticated public relations and 24 hour news cycles. The results are creative...

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Audio Video NGO in a box

Tactical Tech and EngageMedia have collaborated to put together a toolkit that lowers the entry level for organisations and individuals wanting to use audio and video as a tool for social change.

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Chiapas Media Project

We worked with CMP in 2004 to screen their films in Brisbane and to hear how they use media to create social change working with Zapatista communities.

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EngageMedia

EngageMedia uses the power of video, the internet and free software technologies to affect social and environmental change. We believe independent media and free and open technologies are fundamental to building movements needed to challenge social injustice.

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Undercurrents

Undercurrents was one of the first activist production companies who put together ‘real news’. Based in the UK, they are a non-profit company mostly working with video makers and communities who have been marginalised or overlooked by TV...

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Z magazine

A huge website updated many times daily featuring articles and links about various global issues with well-known contributors from all over the world.

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