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  1.    WFA Better Marketing Pod Ep 6: On humor and catching the 'F-train' with Ivan Pollard
    Diversity & InclusionBrand purposeBrand reputationMarketing capabilitiesMarketing operationsOrganisation & structure

    WFA Better Marketing Pod Ep 6: On humor and catching the 'F-train' with Ivan Pollard

    WFA Podcast host, David Wheldon, speaks with Ivan Pollard, Senior VP and Global CMO, General Mills.

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  2.    Gender equality in marketing: are we making progress fast enough?
    Diversity & Inclusion

    Gender equality in marketing: are we making progress fast enough?

    We've asked six industry leaders to share their perspectives

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  3.    #BuildBackBetter: Can marketing be a positive force for change in a post-COVID world?
    Brand safetyDigital policyBrand safetyValue of advertisingDiversity & Inclusion

    #BuildBackBetter: Can marketing be a positive force for change in a post-COVID world?

    A virtual event for anyone interested in how marketing can be a force for good

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  4.    Agency Family Tree: Global, APAC & China
    Agency managementAgency rosters

    Agency Family Tree: Global, APAC & China

    R3's Global Agency Family Tree shows the ownership structures of advertising agencies and their respective holding groups.

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  5.    DGX meeting overview (March 2021)
    Digital policyMarketing lawData collection & privacy

    DGX meeting overview (March 2021)

    Overview of the Digital Governance Exchange (DGX) meeting held remotely on 11 March 2021.

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  6.    Guide to Ecommerce content production optimisation
    Marketing procurement

    Guide to Ecommerce content production optimisation

    APR is providing this guide free to WFA members as an introduction to exploring ecommerce through a content production lens.

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  7.    Delivering diversity is a must-pass test
    Diversity & Inclusion

    Delivering diversity is a must-pass test

    The pandemic has highlighted the need to push the diversity and inclusion agenda harder and faster. Stephan Loerke, WFA CEO,…

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  8.    ePrivacy task force meeting overview (March 2021)
    Digital policyData collection & privacy

    ePrivacy task force meeting overview (March 2021)

    Meeting materials for WFA members from the PAG ePrivacy task force meeting on 4 March 2021

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  9.    WFA report: The future of data-driven marketing
    Digital policyData-driven marketing

    WFA report: The future of data-driven marketing

    A WFA report to lay the foundations for a debate on how to build a sustainable future for data-driven marketing

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  10.    CMO Forum meeting overview (March 2021)
    Agency managementOrganisation & structure

    CMO Forum meeting overview (March 2021)

    Overview of the CMO Forum held remotely on March 9, 2021.

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  11.    54% of people don't feel culturally represented in online ads, Facebook study finds
    Diversity & Inclusion

    54% of people don't feel culturally represented in online ads, Facebook study finds

    The study includes research in partnership with the Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media, a survey of 1,200 people, a review of…

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  12.    In the spotlight: Association of New Zealand Advertisers’ Lindsay Mouat

    In the spotlight: Association of New Zealand Advertisers’ Lindsay Mouat

    Meet Lindsay Mouat, CEO of ANZA

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  13.    WFA Global Position on Digital Taxes
    Digital policy

    WFA Global Position on Digital Taxes

    In response to recent developments which have seen regulators across the world put forward digital services taxes, WFA has developed…

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  14.    PAG Meeting Overview (February 2021)
    Digital policyMarketing law

    PAG Meeting Overview (February 2021)

    Meeting overview, presentations and briefings from WFA’s Policy Action Group (PAG) meeting on 23 February 2021.

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  15.    COVID has re-emphasised how brands must serve society

    COVID has re-emphasised how brands must serve society

    Phil Myers, WFA Deputy President and SVP Public Policy and Government Affairs, PepsiCo, on how the policy function has had to adapt…

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