This month, our brilliant trainers Martin Carter and Zoe Amar returned to update our members on the latest social media trends, strategy development techniques and evaluation tools.
Martin and Zoe provided some excellent examples of NGOs who have made good use of a range of social media platforms, and suggested ideas for utilising some of the newer features available on them.
It was a lively session, giving our members the opportunity to also learn more about social media strategy development, channel and campaign evaluation, as well as bench-marking against competitors.
We are recruiting two new Trustees to join our Board later this year. IBT is a registered charity and the Board plays an important role in setting our strategy and ensuring that we are achieving our strategic goals. Applicants do not need previous experience of being a Trustee. We seek to recruit a diverse Board […]Read more
IBT MEMBER SPOTLIGHT Earlier this year, ActionAid UK launched ‘Women by Women’ an innovative year-long campaign that elevates the underrepresented stories and voices of women and girls. We spoke to Taahra Ghazi, Deputy Director of Communications at ActionAid UK to take a look behind the scenes of this unique campaign. Q: How did you develop […]Read more
We continue to work with broadcasters to encourage them to improve their international content aimed at children. This week, the regulator, Ofcom, responded positively to the proposals put forward by the commercial public service broadcasters to beef up their children’s content. One of the deficits identified by Ofcom in its previous content review was ‘a […]Read more
IBT members understand the very difficult position that the BBC’s board sought to navigate in deciding on the future of the age-related television licence-fee concession for over-75s. We welcome the fact that pensioners in receipt of the Pension Credit will be eligible to apply for a free television licence. There are important limitations inherent […]Read more
IBT’s vision is of a world in which the media is a force that enables all people to be active global citizens. Our goal is that people in the UK have access to more and better coverage of the world and are able to find it easily through their favourite media.