The media are failing to tell the stories of 1 billion people
Disabled people are fast becoming the forgotten victims of this pandemic. There are an estimated 1 billion people with disabilities worldwide and yet their stories are consistently under reported by the media. We invited Vikki Furse from IBT member Humanity & Inclusion to give us her view.
IBT member, WaterAid, is one of the world’s leading experts on handwashing and hygiene promotion and the COVID-19 pandemic has given its work added urgency. Om Prasad Gautam shares his top tips on achieving the change in behaviour that is necessary if the pandemic is to be tackled successfully.
Meet the expert: Twitter’s Katy Minshall on how INGOs can make best use of the platform
For our latest online IBT briefing, we were joined by Katy Minshall, Twitter's Head of Policy and Philanthropy. Katy led a training session with our members, sharing best practice for how INGOs can make the most of Twitter.