By Mercedes Sayagues The United Nations and other international development organizations put a lot of creative thought into how to bring alive the critical issues of our time so that they get media coverage and spur public understanding and action. As a media trainer, I recently led workshops with a number of African journalists, helping […]
Rain Barrel Communications
Rain Barrel Communications provides strategic and tactical communications support and counsel to the UN and other international organizations, NGOs, governments, businesses and universities.
Here are some of the ways we do that:
Campaign and Project Design
We help our partners develop advocacy campaigns and design social change programs based on the latest participatory approaches and scientific research into individual and group behavior.
Corporate social responsibility
We show companies how best to demonstrate their corporate citizenship and interact positively with the communities they serve, often by drawing their inspiration from the wellsprings of the local culture.
We assist our clients in forging mutually beneficial and innovative partnerships with the UN, NGOs, governments, the private sector, academia and the media.
We provide strategic counsel as well as personal contacts to navigate the crowded media landscape and make full use of the social networks.
Writing, Speech Writing and Editing
We write strong, inspiring speeches and produce compelling copy that conveys our clients’ messages clearly – and convincingly.