cannes lions

May 6, 2022

Brazilian creatives call out Cannes Lions for lack of diversity in jury

Just one of the 24 Brazilian jurors selected for the 2022 festival are Black, despite half of the Brazilian population being Black.

Apr 26, 2022

Cannes Lions will donate SDG entry fees to six charities

Each charity will receive an equal percentage of the €271,488 (US$346,528) generated by the award.

Mar 16, 2022

PRHK launches 2022 Young Lions competition

Open to HK agency employees of 31 years of age or younger, the competition will provide budding professionals a chance to shine on the global Cannes stage.

Mar 7, 2022

Lions research reveals lack of confidence in creativity

Study shows only 12% of brands feel extremely confident investing in high-quality creative and only 8% of agencies feel extremely confident convincing brands to invest.

Mar 7, 2022

Cannes Lions bans award entries from Russia

Meanwhile, Ukrainian creatives will be welcomed free of charge.

Dec 14, 2021

After hiring DEI consultancy, Cannes Lions 'will have to follow up with action'

Abraham Abbi Asefaw, who called the organisation out in May after being removed as the only person of colour from the Dean's list of the Cannes Lions School, says consultancy is a "step in the right direction"—but wants to see more urgency.