climate change

May 15, 2022

Pressure on WPP, IPG, Dentsu, Publicis and Omnicom escalates over climate change

A new report has claimed a flood of lawsuits over greenwashing is threatening ‘embarrassing discovery processes, unflattering news cycles and expensive and time-consuming legal reviews’ for PR and advertising agencies.

Mar 24, 2022

Apathetic youth raise the temperature on climate crisis

Latest film from Fred & Farid shows how panic and doom can set in if the next generation stops caring about the planet. So why doesn't everyone care?

Mar 15, 2022

Are social platforms complicit in climate-change misinformation?

Online platforms continue to rely on fossil-fuel companies for paid advertising, even as they roll out policies against climate-change misinformation. Where should the line be drawn?

Feb 10, 2022

Why Jennifer Lawrence’s character in ‘Don’t Look Up’ should be media-trained

PhD student Kate Dibiasky was labelled as an alarmist and one to cause hysteria in the Netflix film. The storytelling director from PR agency Vero has some advice that perhaps could have led to the world being saved.

Feb 8, 2022

Agency talent willing to leave agencies that work with fossil-fuel clients

If research shows that people are hesitant to work with clients that don’t align with their values, how are agencies managing differing moral choices among employees?

Jan 26, 2022

Campaign asks: How comfortable are you working on fossil-fuel accounts?

SPOT SURVEY: Agency talent are increasingly vocal about working on ‘problematic’ accounts. But do they feel safe speaking up? Do agencies give employees a choice? We’d like to hear from you.