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  1.    Spotlight on marketing and sustainability: bridging the gaps around the world
    Marketing operationsOrganisation & structure

    Spotlight on marketing and sustainability: bridging the gaps around the world

    Join WFA and behavioural science agency BVA Nudge Unit as they share the global and regional insights from the world’s first…

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  2.    WFA Global Influencer Marketing Map
    Marketing lawInfluencers

    WFA Global Influencer Marketing Map

    An overview of influencer marketing regulations in key markets. Last updated June 2021.

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  3.    DGX meeting overview (May 2021)
    Digital policyMarketing lawData collection & privacy

    DGX meeting overview (May 2021)

    Overview of the Digital Governance Exchange (DGX) meeting held remotely on 27 May 2021.

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  4.    Spotlight: Preparing for digital media’s privacy-first future
    Media governanceProgrammaticData collection & privacy

    Spotlight: Preparing for digital media’s privacy-first future

    The changing nature of data privacy is fundamentally redefining the way in which online audiences are measured and targeted by…

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  5.    Food Marketing to Kids - Heatmap
    Food marketingMarketing to childrenMarketing law

    Food Marketing to Kids - Heatmap

    An overview of regulatory pressures across the world on food and non-alcoholic beverage marketing to children. Last update:…

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  6.    Marketing’s Missing P: Planet
    Brand purposeBrand reputationMarketing operations

    Marketing’s Missing P: Planet

    Is marketing at odds with sustainability? Thomas Lingard, Global Climate & Environment Director, Unilever, shares his view on…

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  7.    CMO Forum meeting overview (June 2021)
    Agency managementDigital transformationOrganisation & structure

    CMO Forum meeting overview (June 2021)

    Overview of the CMO Forum held remotely on June 2, 2021.

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  8.    How are you helping marketing get on the sustainability journey?
    Brand purposeBrand reputation

    How are you helping marketing get on the sustainability journey?

    We asked three leading CMOs how their organisation was taking action to improve the sustainability of their messages and their…

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  9.    New metrics for a growth agenda
    Marketing procurement

    New metrics for a growth agenda

    Moving from a savings outlook to a value-creation approach requires new methods of measuring progress. Building on discussions…

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  10.    RAC Programme Meeting Overview (May 2021)
    Food marketingMarketing to childrenMarketing law

    RAC Programme Meeting Overview (May 2021)

    Overview of the Responsible Advertising and Children (RAC) Programme meeting held remotely on 19 May 2021.

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  11.    WFA Better Marketing Pod Ep 8: On making an iconic doll relevant again with Lisa McKnight
    Diversity & InclusionBrand purposeBrand reputationDigital transformation

    WFA Better Marketing Pod Ep 8: On making an iconic doll relevant again with Lisa McKnight

    WFA podcast host, David Wheldon, speaks with Lisa McKnight, SVP and Global Head of Barbie & Dolls at Mattel, Inc.

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  12.    WFA Consultant Directory
    Agency rostersProductionMarketing operations

    WFA Consultant Directory

    A WFA directory of marketing consultant firms, based on member recommendations and market research. Last update: June 2021

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  13.    Spotlight: Diversity & Inclusion in the Production Landscape
    Diversity & InclusionProductionMarketing procurement

    Spotlight: Diversity & Inclusion in the Production Landscape

    An introduction to WFA’s diversity & representation guide, with key insights and ideas from APR & MCA to drive D&I…

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  14.    Media Forum China Meeting Overview (May 2021)
    Channels

    Media Forum China Meeting Overview (May 2021)

    Overview of the Media Forum held on 20 May, 2021.

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  15.    One year after George Floyd
    Diversity & Inclusion

    One year after George Floyd

    Smooth words and engagement from the ad industry still need to be translated into real action, argues Belinda Smith, CEO Americas,…

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