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What Sudanese Activists are Learning from Campaigns for Political Detainees

Posted: July 17, 2014 at 10:02 pm

The success of the campaign to free Nuba Mountains’ political detainee, Jalila Khamis was not unique. The experience of Sudan’s civil society and youth movements who have campaigned tirelessly for detainees, since 2009, shows that there are a few key elements of success such as: The more visibility the better. Keeping the story of a detainee […]

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Citizen Journalism During Iran’s “Green Revolution”

Posted: July 15, 2014 at 6:42 pm   /   Case Studies, Case Studies

[Image: A supporter of defeated Iranian presidential candidate Mir Hossein Mousavi during riots in Tehran on June 13, 2009. OLIVIER LABAN-MATTEI/AFP/Getty Images] If there was one event that forecasted the Arab Spring, then it must have been Iran’s “Green Revolution” in 2009. This case study looks at the the Iranian “Green Revolution” and the use of Twitter, […]

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How to Organize a Social Media Advocacy Campaign

Posted: July 7, 2014 at 9:20 am   /   Featured, Guide, Twitter, Twitter, Twitter

In this post we will take you through a step-by-step interactive presentation on how to organize a successful social media advocacy campaign. You can follow those steps through the interactive presentation below or by reading the text blow the presentation. Below are the steps that we recommend you follow when you are planning a social media […]

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