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The Climate Emergency Toolkit that is changing people’s lives
June 09, 2021

The Climate Emergency Toolkit that is changing people’s lives

Tearfund has long campaigned on the issue of climate change. Earlier this year, it launched a toolkit to spell out to churches three simple steps that they can take to help tackle the climate emergency.

How the People’s Vaccine campaign challenged the dominant media narrative
May 19, 2021

How the People’s Vaccine campaign challenged the dominant media narrative

It’s a year since the launch of the People’s Vaccine Alliance, which is campaigning for pharmaceutical companies working on COVID vaccines to share their knowledge free from patents in order to produce enough vaccines for the whole world.

The challenge of media coverage in a time of Covid
May 04, 2021

The challenge of media coverage in a time of Covid

More than a year into Covid, IBT recently hosted a panel discussion to consider how well the media has covered international stories and issues in this challenging period. IBT Director Mark Galloway reports.

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June 22, 2021

Briefing with Sky News on climate change

Sarah Whitehead, Deputy Head of Newsgathering is in charge of Sky’s climate change coverage in the run up to COP26. She recently launched The Daily Climate Show with 15 minutes a day of coverage of the issue, and a weekly podcast, Climatecast. Sarah will talk us through how best to pitch ideas to her and her colleagues and the sort of stories they are looking for.

Recent Reports

The Media: Where Next?
February 10, 2021

The Media: Where Next?

In this report, we track the changes that have taken place in the media landscape as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and Black Lives Matter movement, and identify how INGOs can take advantage of them to engage more effectively with a range of audiences.

Podcasts: Where Next?
January 27, 2020

Podcasts: Where Next?

Podcasts at their best offer an unusually intimate and immersive experience and their huge growth in recent years shows that they are successfully connecting with audiences. But with tens of millions of podcasts now available, how can INGOs best take advantage of this trend? In this report we look at the changing podcast landscape, the…

The Challenge of Children’s TV: How to engage the YouTube generation with the wider world
April 01, 2019

The Challenge of Children’s TV: How to engage the YouTube generation with the wider world

Our goal is that children in the UK grow up with access to media which informs and engages them with the wider world. Find out more in our latest report...

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