Tag Archives: case study

Refugee activists show how to focus an issue campaign

A small human rights advocacy group has shown that quiet, behind-the-scenes pressure on carefully selected targets can achieve more than high-profile stunts and street demonstrations which feature on the nightly news. Until recently the general public had never heard of … Continue reading

Posted in Issue Management | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Superstar or scientist: who do you believe?

  Managing issues is hard enough – yet scientific uncertainty about the facts makes it even more difficult. And the intervention of celebrity activists can make it virtually impossible. A new paper published this month* re-examines a notorious issue controversy … Continue reading

Posted in Risk Communication | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment