February 17, 2021
The Big Issue, the U.K. magazine sold by homeless and vulnerably housed people, giving them the chance to earn legitimate income, has been hit hard by the pandemic as its employees suffer from lack of footfall on the nation's urban streets.
August 24, 2020
A robot refugee character called "Robogee" is set to interact with kids on Instagram in a new campaign designed to educate them about the struggles faced by real refugees.
October 10, 2019
British retailer Topshop is the latest brand to draw attention to male mental health, partnering with the charity CALM on a Topman fashion collection whose sewn-in labels advise men on how to care for themselves.
January 16, 2019
A campaign highlighting gender and cultural diversity has been trying to shake up the Swedish spelling alphabet (the equivalent of Alpha, Bravo, Charlie etc. as used by NATO)--with controversial results.
December 14, 2018
Outdoor media company Clear Channel is using its digital billboards to help the homeless in Stockholm this winter, by directing them to their nearest shelter when it's freezing outside.
October 19, 2018
L.A.-based charity Over&Above Africa, which protects wildlife from poachers with the help of drones, is highlighting the importance of work with a poetic drone-shot film that gives a spectacular view of African wildlife from the sky.
October 15, 2018
One.org, the anti-poverty charity co-founded by Bono, has released a sobering video to mark International Day of the Girl, in which little girls from the U.K. are interviewed about what they want to do when they grow up.
September 27, 2018
Director Lynne Ramsay ("Ratcatcher," "We Need to Talk About Kevin") helms a powerful cinema ad released this week by the UN World Food Programme, illustrating how hunger is still robbing children of their futures across the world.
August 13, 2018
Readers of U.K. free paper the "Metro" might have been taken aback by a press ad that suggests women "cut out and keep" their own sanitary pad from the paper.
August 13, 2018
Greenpeace is highlighting the plight of orangutans and the destruction of the rainforests in a new animated film narrated by Oscar-winning actress Emma Thompson that's aimed at inspiring "the next generation of activists."
August 09, 2018
It's National Missing Persons Week in Australia this week, and to help highlight those who are missing, a new campaign prints professional illustrations of six missing people onto takeaway coffee cups.
July 09, 2018
With the U.K. in the midst of a heatwave and unprecedented dry spell, charity Water Aid is encouraging Brits to conserve water with a specially designed music playlist to time their showers by.
June 26, 2018
The separation of children from their families at the Mexican border--which dominated the news last week and eventually saw President Trump performing a u-turn on the policy--has sparked some powerful creative from artists and illustrators.
June 07, 2018
The long-running anti-smoking campaign Truth has expanded its purview to combat another epidemic of addiction: opioids--and it's not pulling any punches in a new series of ads that go to painful extremes to illustrate the severity of the problem.