Why do the SDGs need to be more of a priority? How will people take a stand against systemic dysfunctionality? And what role will tech play in raising protestors' voices? In this part of the 2023 Expert Outlook, we speak to three experts about how despair and instinct are shaping citizenship.
Art has long served as a form of protest, and as Americans face constraints on their freedoms, a growing number are seeking creative ways to voice their dissent and demand change. How is the digital landscape impacting this mode of self-expression? And what role can art play in modern citizenship?
As part of a wider movement among youth in France, a group of Parisian students has launched an ad campaign in metro stations showcasing the results of the latest IPCC report. As climate concerns rise, people are taking direct action in an effort to raise awareness around sustainability.
Patriotism is on the decline in the US as it has largely become an apparatus of partisan politicking and as young people grow skeptical of nationalism and its relation to global impact. Are generations who previously waved flags now finding like-minded individuals from around the world online?
In the face of climate change and eco-anxiety, people are becoming more conscious of where and how they shop. As sustainable shopping behaviours become embedded in culture and as people seek guidance and support from brands, Selfridges Project Earth is helping to build a more planet-positive future.