Packing for the journey ahead – 7 essentials campaigners need to have to journey into the future

Tom Baker, Head of Mobilisation, Save the Children UK

Tom is Head of Mobilisation at Save the Children UK. Tom was previously Head of Campaigns and Engagement at Bond UK and has also worked for Tearfund, Christian Aid and Micah Challenge International. Tom is one of the co-founders of Campaign Bootcamp and blogs at Thoughtful Campaigner.

At ECF 2017, Tom will talk about “Packing for the journey ahead – 7 essentials campaigners need to have to journey into the future.” He asks:

“As we look back at the last year, and look ahead, what are the tools, tactics and approaches that as campaigners we need to pack for the journey ahead? How do we ensure that our campaigns can continue to be relevant in 2017 and beyond.”

In this talk, Tom will drawing on his experience, the questions he’s been thinking about since Brexit and reflections on the campaigns that have emerged in the last few months to ask how as campaigners do we effectively navigate the new political landscape we face.