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Welcome to our blog. Here, you can keep up with our latest projects and news, get insights into the world of visual storytelling and communication for development and go behind the scenes to meet the creative team responsible for our work.

9th August, 2016
Robin Wyatt, education, literacy, writing, HOPE foundation, children, Chennapatna, Karnataka, India

International Literacy Day: What’s Being Done to Tackle Illiteracy?

Today is International Literacy Day! As a development communications company, we naturally believe strongly in improving global literacy rates, and we’re always delighted when we get the chance to support literacy-focused projects through our visual communications services. Since it’s also the 50th anniversary of the UNESCO-recognised day of literacy, we thought we’d compile a short update [...]
8th July, 2016
Corporate social responsibility, CSR, sustainability, corporate citizenship, business, planet

Five Key Elements of Outstanding CSR Practice: Our Answer to the Sceptics

Corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives attract the disdain of many a sceptic. The United Nations’ ‘Global Compact’ initiative provides a five-step guide for businesses to align their strategies to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), an initiative that Nestlé, Unilever and numerous other companies of varying sizes have publicly signed up to. But corporate efforts to move towards sustainable practices are still frequently perceived as token gestures. Human rights advocates and environmental activists circle above community- and environment-focused initiatives [...]