Tag Archives: Twitter

campaigns:worth:sharing on Twitter

Follow @campaignsworth on Twitter

Non-profit organisations are increasingly focusing their efforts on reaching their audiences on a digital level.  Social media, virtually inexistent a decade ago, has become a space that organisations must become proficient in and conversant with. Follow campaigns:worth:sharing on Twitter – tweeting (and retweeting) about social marketing campaigns, social media practices, digital innovations, non-profit work, politics, current […]

Like us on Facebook Unicef vaccine

Like us on Facebook and nothing will happen

Unicef Sweden (website, Facebook, Twitter) reminds us that clicking buttons and links to show our support online costs us nothing, but it hardly translates into any real help. Follow campaigns:worth:sharing on Twitter Polio vaccines, or any other vaccinations for that matter, cannot be bought with online support alone.

Dumb Ways to Die Group

Dumb Ways to Die

Entertaining, memorable and highly creative – this campaign by Melbourne Metro Trains is all that and more. The effort is aimed at reminding people not to engage in any foolish behaviour around trains and train stations, e.g. not to cross over the tracks, stand too close to the platform edge or ignore stop signals close […]

Litter and it will hurt 1

Litter and it will hurt

This 2007 campaign by the Department of Ecology at the State of Washington (website, Facebook, Twitter) aimed to reduce littering by: informing potential litterers that their littering will be spotted and that they will be fined for it engaging citizens to report offenders While carrying out its market research, the Department of Ecology easily spotted […]

Einstein - UNHCR refugee

Dear Mr Rudd, Einstein was a refugee

Just today the Prime Minister of Australia Kevin Rudd announced that new migrants reaching Australia’s shores by boat would no longer stand a chance of being resettled in Australia as refugees. Instead, an agreement with the Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea will see migrants resettled there. Australia is effectively ‘outsourcing’ migrants. Most of Australia’s […]

UNHCR refugee game - Interrogation

Life as a refugee

Update 20 Aug: I realise the domain for the game mentioned below has expired now.  I have just informed UNHCR and asked if it will be up again shortly. — The United Nations High Commission for Refugees (website, Facebook, Twitter) produced this interactive game that seeks to mirror the life of a refugee or asylum […]

Samaritan 1 - We're in your corner

We’re in your corner

The Samaritans (website, Facebook, Twitter) provide a support service for people who may have suicidal thoughts or who may be going through a rough patch. Every day in the UK, three young people take their own lives. Help us be there, day or night. http://t.co/WKC2iIaucH — Samaritans (@samaritans) July 1, 2013 Research shows that around […]