After our intensive experience in international organisations such as Greenpeace and WWF we have been supporting the following initiatives and organisations (chronicle list):
EuroNatur Foundation (and AgentGreen): Campaigning partnership (protecting Romanian forests). Development of a new international campaign platform (saveparadiseforests.eu). Strategic advice, project coordination. Content creation and (photography) documentation.
WWF Austria: Campaign trainings, strategic advice, project support, photo documentations (Alpine Wilderness, Rivers).
GLOBAL 2000 / Friends of the Earth Austria: Strategy consultancy, team development, meeting facilitations. Campaigning lectures for volunteers (UKP).
Club of Rome: Facilitation and strategy advice (campaign project).
IREX Europe: Communications workshop for NGOs in Minsk / Belarus.
Grupa Zagranica / Poland: NGO campaign / comms training.
Sloga Platform / Slovenia: NGO campaign / comms trainings.
Licht für die Welt / Austria: Workshop “NGO photography”.
BÄRENWALD Arbesbach: Concept creation, project support, content / images production for multi-day trail-project “Bärentrail“. Consultancy and stratgey support to foster sustainable development of the (remote) region of the bear sanctuary.
FOUR PAWS International: Campaign and project development, campaign and media training, programme planning process, operational support (re. campaigns, animal welfare projects, media work), departmental development, project development (“Friendly Food”). (2008 -)
FOUR PAWS International: External lead for the organisational vision and strategy process. (2012 -)
FOUR PAWS International: PR-support for Competence Centre Apes (orang utan project in Borneo); participation at a scouting expedition into Borneo’s rainforest in search for a suitable area to establish a new release camp for orang utans (location and nature photography, media documentation, media follow up). (Nov./Dec. 2012 and April 2016).
Greenpeace CEE: Strategy advice for campaigns (Poland).
GEDIFO (gesellschaftspolitisches Diskussionsforum – AK, Gewerkschaften, innerbetriebliche Interessensvertretungen – Austria): Campaign and social media trainings for different communities of practise (Dec. 2012).
“Europe for Tibet” rally with HH the 14. Dalai Lama (Vienna 26th, 2012): Public relations support for the rally in Vienna – and the Tibetan’s cause (2012). “Flame of Truth” for Tibet – rally in Vienna in October 2012: PR and organizing support.
“Fundraising Verband Austria“: Campaign and PR-support (media releases). Strategy development and media work. NGO-photography workshop.
Red Noses International: Support in building up an international strategy, coaching of the international Board and strengthening the international team
Volksbegehren Bildungsinitiative (Citizens Inititiave Campaign on education in Austria): Strategic and operational support re. campapigning, mobilisation and media communication. We were in charge of developing initiatives strengthening links to key audiences such as teachers, pupils, universities, students, mothers… Together with the core team we created an ironic street and online guerilla figure (“Neandertaler” – stone age man) aiming to raise attention (social media, tabloid media), providing unexpected stories and images and to gain sympathy of young and non-expert audiences. We gave support in media work and framing the campaign’s plot. The campaign resulted in a high number of signatures (biggest public support re. education issues in Austria ever), boosted media coverage on failures of the education system in Austria and entered the Austrian Parliament for an extensive debate (2011 – 2012).
Strategy, campaigning and media-support for “Arbeitsgemeinschaft Globale Verantwortung“: We supported a coalition of Austrian development and humanitarian aid organisations in their efforts to prevent further cuts to the official development aid (ODA) funds and to convince the Austrian government to meet their international ODA commitments (0,7 percent of GDP). Development of an integrated plan for a mid term campaign (online mobilisation, coalition building, media). (2011) Event photography (campaign launch in September 2012) and strategic communication advice (May 2012).
Interessensvertretung der österreichischen gemeinnützigen Vereine (IÖGV; in November 2012 rebranded: Interessensvertretung gemeinütziger Organisationen – IGO) – umbrella organisation for leading civil society groups in Austria): Strategy development, media and PR-Support, input to annual planning process (2011). Report about the success balance and future perspectives of Austria’s civic society (July – October 2012). Organizing an press event, media work (November 2012).
OSGS – Österreichisches Spendengütesiegel (Donation seal of quality for Austrian non profit organisations): Revamping the website (content), strategy support, operational media work, content writing (folder). (2011 -)
Verkehrsclub Österreich – VCÖ: Campaign advice regarding online campaigning and support for annual planning process (2011).
Greenpeace Mediterrenean: Campaign and comms training. (2010)
Grüne Wirtschaft (Green entrepreneurs faction in Austria’s chamber of economy): Campaign advice for the election campaign (2009 – 2010).
Greenpeace Germany: Development and operational (comms) support for the “Solarchill” project (first ever solar powered and F-gases free vaccination fridge). Strategy and development support for Greenpeace Germany’s Comms department. (2008-2009)
Greenpeace International: Communications management and campaign co-ordination (Sustainable Agriculture and Genetic Engineering Campaign, Toxics Campaign). (2007 – 2008)