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Supporting civil society in all its forms

Supporting civil society in all its forms

At Bates Wells, we are proud to support civil society in all its forms. We are constantly inspired by the passion, drive, and ingenuity of our clients’ campaigns – and this has never been truer than over the past year. The extraordinary challenges of the pandemic have...

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Introduction to Campaigning and Social Change
This online workshop gives campaigners a well-rounded understanding of power, social change and campaigning. You will learn about SMK’s ground-breaking concept of Social Power and how it can drive truly transformational change. 

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Campaign Carousel Book now!

Our Campaign Carousel is an exciting and flexible way for campaigners to hone their skills in a wide range of areas. This comprehensive package gives those at or near the start of their campaigning journey a rounded set of skills.

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Communicating for Change
Good communication – crafting and delivering clear and appealing messages – is essential to campaigning. Participants will learn how to successfully use powerful framing, narratives and stories and communication channels for campaigns.

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Read campaigners’ stories

Lisa-Marie Taylor, FiLiA

Lisa-Marie Taylor, FiLiA

Lisa-Marie found political activism in her late 30's via Feminism which came into her life with a huge bang; making sense of everything and filling her with a desire to join the Women's Liberation Movement. Her eureka moment was a day spent at Conway Hall in London...

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