Compilation Video of #NextStrategy Events

A compilation of the various #NextStrategy events hosted around the world where speakers provided input into Amnesty International’s next global strategy. This events included:

  • 1. Winning the Battle of Ideas – how can we shift attitudes and norms?
  • 2. Winning the Battle of Ideas Part 2 – what the public thinks about inequality and how to create more solidarity?
  • 3. Diversity & Partnerships – how can Amnesty be a better partner to those working for social justice?
  • 4. Power & Systemic Change – how can Amnesty advocate and campaign against the root causes of injustice?

Speakers include (Twitter accounts for those in bold):

  • Sonia Correa – Researcher & feminist activist (Brazil)
  • Ishtar Lakhani – Feminist, activist and Just Labs associate, focusing on social justice advocacy and creative activism (South Africa)
  • Sabika Abbas Naqvi – Protest poet / educator for gender justice (India)
  • Dumiso Gatsha – co-founder of Success Captial NGO focusing on LGBTI+ and sexual reproductive and health rights (Botswana)
  • Anat Shenker-Osorio – Researcher and expert author in campaigns and communication (USA)
  • Sophie Kanza – youth activist & part of the Africans Rising coordinating committee (DRC/South Africa)
  • Pablo Aragon – Specialist in information technology and political participation (Spain)
  • Rebeca Lane – Sociologist, poet, rap singer, and feminist (Guatemala)
  • Rita Izsák-Ndiaye – Member & Rapporteur of the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CRED), former UN Special Rapporteur on minority issues (Hungary/Senegal)
  • Jonathan Mijs – Sociologist focusing on global inequality (The Netherlands)
  • Lilie Chouliaraki – media and communications professor London School of Economics (Greece)

A summary of the events hosted can be found here.