Wake Up Campaign

People Power Conference 2012: Brought to you by Sheila Mckechnie Foundation

Blog post   •   Mar 08, 2012 17:25 GMT

People Power is a unique and high-level annual campaigning conference, organised by SMK in partnership with the Good Agency.

It brings together grassroots campaigners, heads of major campaigning charities, and leading thinkers from the Government, media and corporate sector to debate current and emerging issues for campaigners.

Salil Shetty, Secretary General of Amnesty International delivered the Keynote Address and Dame Vivienne Westwood delivered an inspirational speech. Many other fantastic speakers were there such as: John Sauven, Executive Director, Greenpeace UK; John Stewart, Chair of HACAN ClearSkies; Emma-Jane Cross, Chief Executive of BeatBullying; Kirsty McNeill, Director of Strategy, Office of Gordon and Sarah Brown; Adrian Lovett, European Director, ONE; Matthew Smerdon, Deputy Director, Baring Foundation; Maurice Frankel, Director, Campaign for Freedom of Information; Julieete Jowit, Senior Writer, The Guardian and Observer; Glen Tarman, Head of Advocacy, BOND; Deborah Doane, Director, World Development Movement…Wakeup Campaign was privileged to attend!