Children's charity Theirworld has launched #WriteTheWrong - a campaign to bring the plight of 260 million children who are out of school to the world's attention.
A powerful film depicting a new born baby fighting to survive in a swirling ocean and finally emerging into the light is the focus of a new awareness campaign launched today by Alzheimer's Research UK.
FCB Inferno was the big winner at the inaugural Campaigns for Good Awards, a new initiative from PRWeek, Campaign and Third Sector.
A group of WPP agencies including Burson Cohn & Wolfe and Hill+Knowlton has worked with charity Police Now on an anti-violence campaign urging people to think for 90 seconds if they feel angry.
Greenpeace UK activists dressed as bankers staged a brand-jamming protest at Barclays' Canary Wharf headquarters on Thursday morning, daubing its logo with a mock oil-leak.
'Champions of change' - media training scheme for women scientists wins Royal Society diversity award
A scheme aimed at getting more media exposure for women experts in medical sciences has been awarded the Royal Society's diversity award the Athena Prize.
Holly Pither, associate director at Bottle and new mother, has spoken to PRWeek about her experience of maternity leave, returning to her agency early and what the industry should be doing to support women.
Oxfam GB has hired Steve Kingstone as its comms director, starting in the Autumn.
Horne's departure follows that of corp comms lead Kristin Binns and amid a larger organizational restructuring at Twitter.
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Sagar Sharma will join the children's charity Barnardo's as director of policy and comms at the end of July, following nearly a decade and a half in Government comms.
Aside from the PR Lions, six other shortlists have been published at Cannes today and there is a place for comms agencies on three of them.
Ahead of World Oceans Day on Friday (8 June), Sky Ocean Rescue has launched a social campaign asking the official emoji body, Unicode, to remove the plastic cup and straw emoji from its keyboard.
Scanning the news headlines last Monday morning, the scale of communicating the climate change challenge waltzed past my eyes.
Comms professionals should be sounding the warning bell and providing counsel on what the ethnicity pay gap consultation and its findings could mean.
When I saw those statues aboard ITV last year, I thought one thing: stunt!
PRWeek takes a sidelong look at recruitment in public sector comms. Do you fancy Alexandra Sutherland's job as media and public affairs manager at London Air Ambulance?
Talkability and shareability should be the prime drivers of how content is shaped and the traditional "PR release" should be consigned to the media relations history book.
Brands should learn from human rights activist Malala Yousafzai, who uses targeted influencer comms to powerful effect.
Few businesses can resist allying themselves with a good cause, but it's all too easy for brands to get it wrong. PRWeek UK looks at what it takes to make cause marketing succeed.
It's rare for any campaign to result in a change in the law, and rarer still for a cabinet minister to heap praise on it when announcing such a change.
This week brought disappointing reports that public relations degrees at Bournemouth University are shutting their doors.
'There were some scary moments': the UN Refugee Agency on making a positive case after Brexit and racism fears
The UN body focused on refugees' rights has its work cut out to protect and support displaced people globally. PRWeek met the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees' UK external relations team.
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The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) has appointed Ellen Johnson as its director of communications.
PRWeek news editor Sam Burne James is to join the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) as its digital media manager.
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Business network the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) is taking on two co-executive director of policy and campaigns, with both joining from the same charity.
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Matthew Freud has joined the board of trustees for the Islamic Development Bank's new Transform Fund, with his agency providing ongoing support to the Saudi Arabia-based body.