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Oceans & Plastic Catalyst Workshop - Now Accepting Applications

We are currently accepting applications for our 2017 Oceans & Plastic Catalyst Workshop, which runs from May 1-4, 2017. Whether you’re working to stop ocean pollution at its source, reduce the amount of plastics already in the ocean, or protect beloved species from trash pollution, this is the workshop for you.

Activist Filmmaker Awarded CMG Fellowship with 350.org

Congratulations to Aleksei Wagner, our newest CMG Fellow! Aleksei begins his CMG Fellowship today with 350.org in Brooklyn, New York. This 8-month CMG Fellowship provides for a $40,000 fellowship stipend, in addition to in-kind support from 350.org and Conservation Media Group. Aleksei brings with him an impressive history of using video for activism including experience with organizing, training, editing, producing and directing.

Featured Grantee Films

Grantee Film Sways Undecided Nations at CoP17, Gains Protection for Mobulid Rays
We kick off our 2017 blog series with an excellent example of a grantee who used film to create impact.  Action Grantee Danny Copeland has wrapped up his successful campaign Love Mini Mantas, and delivered us his incredibly thorough and. More info
CMG Grantee Alex Finn Discusses Using Interactive Media to Create Impact
This week we caught up with Action Grantee Alex Finn, who recently released his short film Becoming a Whale Heritage Site, to talk about the variety of interactive media he and the World Cetacean Alliance are using to promote their. More info
Action Grantee Films Urge Sanctuary For Marine Life In The Philippines
Action Grantee Sally Snow has been hard at work with her campaign Their Future, Our Future, which encourages the passing of a new marine wildlife interaction law in the Philippines.. More info