Working in animal welfare often means making the best of a bad situation. There is a level of acceptance that unfortunate circumstances exist. The aim is to nudge the outcome to be more positive by minimising or eliminating harms. I value my ability to view issues from many points of view. Sometimes I admire people who … Continue reading Change the World with_Actions Now, Apologies Later?
It was more than a decade ago when the 'selfie' phenomenon came into affect, contributing to the online-centric world we live in today. What I find most fascinating is how much selfies expose human behaviour and interest (natural undercover work) with positive and negative affects. It got me thinking, can the 'Selfie' help or hinder campaigning? Selfies have led to … Continue reading Change the World with_Selfies?
Despite being an educated person, there have been many times during the module of Critical Issues in Campaigning where I have felt ignorant and naïve to world events and the intricacies of and connections between topical issues. There is a growing list of campaigns I have to explore - inspired by my classmates and tutors. … Continue reading Change the World with_Documentaries?
In September, I attended the First Human Behaviour Change for Animal Welfare conference. Animal Equality, the first animal protection group to transport people inside factory farms and slaughterhouses using virtual reality technology, presented their innovative product. Over three days, I never participated. If the viewer knows the immersion is 'real' and negative it got me thinking, can … Continue reading Change the world with _ Virtual Reality?