May 14th, 2015
Episode 272 of 3645 episodes
While many people are aware that FGM happens in Africa, few realise that the practice is also prevalent in Europe. The brief was to open European audiencesâ eyes to the hundreds of thousands of girls who are at risk of FGM in countries like Sweden, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy and the UK. The flag imagery creates an emotional connection and at the same time alarms the viewer with the brutality with which the flags were treated. Just like the victims of FGM, These iconic symbols of freedom and liberty are violated and degraded, instantly provoking Europeans to act against such senseless cruelty.Agency: Ogilvy & Mather London VIEW THE AD
Jessica Helfand and Michael Bierut explore how design works within complex organizations to shape decisions, ideas, products, and more. Guests include clients from many industries and designers in many fields. Recorded at the Yale School of Management.