Australian climate activists have successfully navigated years of increasing protest criminalization, revealing strategies for all to follow.
A Commons Conversations Podcast featuring an interview with Radhika Jhaveri, an environmental justice activist in India.
Essential Elements for Turning a Cause into a Movement: Lessons from the Suffrage Struggle for Today’s Activists
3 essential elements activists today can learn from the women’s suffrage movement of the 19th and early 20th centuries.
Listen to two podcasts from the Commons Conversations about campaigns, coalition building and citizen science to end logging in Australia.
This 350.org presentation shares reflections and lessons learned from organising and mobilising in China remotely from Taiwan.
Rae Abileah and Nadine Bloch from Beautiful Trouble shared these key insights during Israel’s bombing of Gaza in October 2023.
Learn from research and Joe Solomon’s personal experience with his brother’s transformation on how to bring people into your movement.
How to Win by Thinking like Your Opponent: Lessons from 350 Australia’s Campaign Against the Galilee Basin
This story illustrates 350 Australia’s strategic decision-making process as they took on the largest coal export facility project in the world, showcasing their ability to think like their opponent and strategically target banks, ultimately selecting the Commonwealth as their primary focus for maximum impact.
Examples – from 350.org and beyond – about ways people handled campaign losses in healthy, soul-giving, and strategic ways.
Grassroots activism often lacks funding & support but the Global Grassroots Support Network (GGSN) has brought together organizers to tackle common challenges and share resources.
350.org shares valuable lessons on organizing civil disobedience for newcomers, emphasizing trust-building, narrative development, preparation for repression, affinity groups, and post-action debriefing.
Rukiya, a 350.org organiser in Kenya, shares stories of how they recruited people for the African DeCOALinise Campaign.
This report discusses Golden Dawn, a far-right party in Greece that engaged in criminal activities and was exposed through civil society efforts, offering lessons for combating extremism worldwide.
These resources from the Pathways to Repair project discuss the challenges of navigating relationships and resolving conflicts within communities, highlighting the need for pathways to repair and reduce harm.
These lessons from 350.org share four different organising responses from different countries to climate impacts.
Lessons learned from 350.org Canada’s “Climate Welcome” protest that pressured Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to take bold climate action.
Kathryn McCallum, an Australian Climate Campaigner, shares her lessons from ten years of climate campaigning in this talk given in 2023.
Collection of different case studies / stories of organising and movements from across the globe collated and presented by 350.org.
The article discusses the importance of sacrifice in achieving social change, using the Star Wars TV show Andor as an example.
3 attributes can make the difference between success and failure for nonviolent movements around the world: unity, planning, & nonviolence.