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As many of us move towards the Christmas rush and the end of another year, we at Communication for Development Ltd (CfD) are looking towards 2017 and pondering what it holds in store. What’s predicted to appear on innovative communications and PR professionals’ priority lists once we’re all back to work? What trends and developments do we need to keep up with? And how can our team [...]
As development communications professionals, we try to keep our finger on the pulse for new ways of working and sector-specific advances. In the vast majority of cases, the poor are left out of new innovations for some time, at least until they become dramatically more affordable for them. So the sooner development-minded organisations and businesses can get to grips with rapidly changing [...]
The days of throwing together a quick press release and making a few calls to one’s media contact to help launch a new advocacy report are over. Large NGOs’ Media Liaison Officers and Communications Officers now need to ensure that their reports not only have high quality images that illustrate their points, but that they also produce accompanying infographic summaries of their [...]
Non-profit Communications Managers, prick up your ears! Digital Content Editors, sit up and take note! A very useful analysis of the digital trends shaping the way we represent our organisations online is now out. Hailed as ‘groundbreaking’ by the research team at Nonprofit Tech for Good, the 2017 Global NGO Online Technology Report claims to be “the only annual research project dedicated to studying how NGOs worldwide use web and [...]